MES of Ukraine has explained that foreigners and stateless persons who are in Ukraine on legal grounds, have a right to get higher education only for the funds of individuals and legal bodies. That is, they cannot study at the expense of the funds of the State Budget of Ukraine and local budgets, unless different is adjusted by international treaties, agreement of obligation of which is submitted by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine.
At the same time foreign Ukrainians, who received the recommendation for studying from Ukrainian national and cultural societies, have the same rights for getting education as the citizens of Ukraine, including those who enter the university under the government order if there is a foreign Ukrainian identity. The same concerns the persons, who are recognized as refugees or persons, who need additional protection. They can be enrolled on a full scholarship, as they have rights, as well as the citizens of Ukraine, to receive higher education.