National metallurgical academy of Ukraine

Department of coatings, composite materials and the protection of metals

Roslik Irene photo

Department manager: Roslik Irene


Address NMetAU, 4, Gagarin ave., Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine, 49600


Phone: (+38056) 374-83-42

In 1982 a department of metal protection from corrosion was created on the basis of the department of physical and colloid chemistry, in 1988 – it was renamed into the department of "powder metallurgy and metal protection" and in 2004 it was renamed again into the department of "coatings, composite materials and metal protection".

The head of the department is an academician of ANVSh of Ukraine, an academician of New York Academy of Sciences, an honoured master of sciences and engineering of Ukraine, a Doctor of Engineering, a professor Pinchuk Sophia Iosifovna.

Currently, the department of "coatings, composite materials and protection of metals" prepares bachelors in the specialty - "136 Metallurgy" and in the specialty - "132 Materials Science". In all the years the department has graduated 995 specialists (142 red diplomas).


The department has got one subject classroom, three university laboratories and three research laboratories.


In 2019 the department successfully passed the accreditation for the ΙV level of preparation of masters in the field of knowledge "13 Mechanical Engineering":

1. Specialty 132 "Materials Science", educational and professional program: "Composite and powder materials, coatings";

2. Specialty 136 "Metallurgy", educational and professional program: "Сorrosion  protection of metals".