DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES AND NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
10, 68-Desantnykiv Street, Mykolaiv, Ukraine, 54003
Telephone: (0512) 76-55-68
Department of Environmental Studies and Natural Resource Management was established in 1996 when Ecology Faculty was founded. Areas of scientific activity were associated mainly with the study of environmental pollution with heavy metals, sewage purification from oil products, problems of afforestation in southern Ukraine. November 22nd, 2002 on the basis of Ecology Faculty two new departments were created: Department of Environmental Studies and Natural Resource Management and Medical Ecology and Life Safety Department. The main area of research is the development of desalination systems by non-traditional and alternative energy sources on Zmiinyi Island. Nowadays Department of Environmental Studies and Natural Resource Management has 7 major affiliates, namely:
- Mykolaiv State Regional Project and Technological Centre for Soil Fertility and Product Quality
- Mykolaiv regional water resource administration
- Regional Landscape Park “Tiligulskii”
- Mykolaiv regional ecological youth center
- City young naturalists organization, Mykolaiv
- Mykolaiv secondary school #18
- National Park “Bug Guard”
The graduates of the department work at such establishments as: Specialized sea port “Nika-Tera” Ltd., Mykolaiv regional forestry and hunting administration, state enterprise ” Mykolaiv forestry”, Mykolaiv Zoo, Mykolaiv Communal Service Department, Mykolaiv regional water resource administration, Center for Distance Land Research NAS Ukraine.
During educational process, students study a complex of general, profession-oriented, professional and specialized disciplines. Students enrolled in the field of “Ecology” have an opportunity to get education abroad according to the Agreement on Cooperation between Pomeranian Academy in Slupsk (Poland) and Petro Mohyla Black Sea National University, which allows to receive a double diploma of higher education.