Department of Martial Arts, Fencing and Power Sports

The Department was established on September 1, 2018 on the basis of the Department of Physical Culture and Sports Fencing.
The Department carries out work on physical education and sports of higher education students by means of martial arts (all kinds of wrestling, boxing, taekwondo, fencing, Cossack duel, etc.) and power sports (arm sport, weightlifting, kettlebell sport lifting, powerlifting, etc.).
The Department of martial arts, fencing and power sports provides educational process with:
1. professional training of applicants for the 1st "bachelor's" and 2nd "master's" levels of higher education of full-time and part-time mode of study in the following specialties: 017 - Physical culture and sports; 014 - Secondary education (Physical culture) at the Faculty of Physical Education and Sports;
2. physical education of applicants for the 1st "bachelor's" level of education at the faculties: History, Law, Foreign Philology.
The purpose of the Department is the consistent formation of personal physical culture of the future specialist, his readiness for professional activity.
The following sections are approved annually by the decision of the Department:
  • Sport fencing;
  • Boxing;
  • Wrestling;
  • Martial arts;
  • Power sports;
  • Health gymnastics with elements of fencing;
  • Activity specific Fitness;
  • Sport games according to the program of the University Games (Volleyball, Basketball, Football, Badminton, Table tennis)


61168, Kharkiv, Valentynivska str. 2, bulk G (Г), room 105
tel. +38 (0572) 68-06-13 (Dean’s office)

Head of Department:

Kryventsova Iryna (Kriventsova Irina)
Cand. Sc. Education, associate professor (docent)

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