Regional education center for persons with disabilities
Headmaster: Grichina Olga
Address Dnipropetrovsk, Gagarina Avenue, 4, the 5-th floor (of the new building of the library)
National Metallurgical Academy of Ukraine has been creating conditions of receiving higher education for disabled people from 2002. Taking into consideration the positive experience of the National Metallurgical Academy of Ukraine with teaching visually handicapped and hearing-impaired people, by order ? 319 of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine from 19.04.2004 the Regional Education Center of the Invalids was created for the first time in Ukraine based on NMetAU. The tasks of the Center include the creation of conditions for disabilities in hearing and vision, our methodical and psychological support, social integration into society of these people. According to the order ? 587 of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine from 27.06.2008 RECI of NMetAU entered the Experiment in integrated education of people with special needs of higher education.
During the period of work in this direction 120 students with sensory disabilities have graduated with qualification of “Bachelor”, 57 ones – with qualification of “Specialist”, 7 ones – with qualification of “Master”.