The Center for International Academic Mobility of the Private Higher Education Institution (PHEI) “Kyiv International University” is a structural unit that ensures planning, organization and monitoring of directions and structure of international academic links between Kyiv International University and international higher education and research establishments, organizations, foundations, institutions, grant donors and business structures.
CIAM activities are implemented in accordance with the current legislation, in particular, the Law of Ukraine "On Higher Education", the Statute of "Kyiv International University", bilateral and multilateral agreements with partners, as well as other normative acts defining the legal, organizational and financial principles of the University functioning.
Development of international academic mobility of scientific and pedagogical staff, students and personnel for accelerating the internationalization of the University 's educational, scientific, creative and organizational - financial activities, and ensuring, on this basis, its high competitiveness in the global and European educational and scientific spheres.
The main types of academic mobility, defined by CIAM within its competence, are degree and credit mobility.
Degree mobility — studying in a higher education institution (HEI) other than a permanent place of study to obtain a corresponding degree of higher education, which is confirmed by a document (documents) on higher education or a higher education degree from two or more HEIs.
Credit mobility — studying at an institution other than the permanent place of study to obtain credits from the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System and / or relevant competencies, learning outcomes (without getting credits from the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) that will be recognized in the university of permanent place of studying of resident and international students. The overall training period for such participants in the programs of credit mobility does not change.
The forms of academic mobility of the educational process participants who obtain educational degrees of the Junior Bachelor, Bachelor, Master and Doctor of Philosophy at the domestic higher educational institutions, are as follows: studying under the Programs of academic mobility; language training; scientific internship.
Forms of academic mobility for individuals obtaining the scientific degree of the Doctor of Sciences, scientific and pedagogical staff and other educational process participants are: participation in joint projects; teaching; scientific research; scientific internship; professional development.