After entering the Ukrainian higher school in the European educational space at DonNU named after Vasyl Stus, accounting of the complexity of students’ educational work in ECTS (European Credit Transfer System) credits was introduced, which can qualify as a system that allows to transfer credits obtained in different educational institutions. This system is cumulative and capable of operating within the concept of “lifelong learning”.
ECTS credits take into account all types of educational work and provide a unified approach to education. The cost of the credit is 36 semester hours. 30 credits are allocated for the semester and 60 credits for the academic year.