In early December 2011 teachers and lecturers of several capital and Crimean universities initiated "Crimean Studies" certification program on the basis of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy.
Crimean Studies were repeatedly attended by university teachers and researchers from leading academic institutions of Ukraine. This program covers the history and culture of Crimean Tatars, their social status, problems associated with the return of Crimean Tatars to their homeland.
Since the beginning of the program courses included Turkic language of Ukraine, comparative historical grammar of Turkic languages of Ukraine, ancient culture of the Turkic peoples of Eastern Europe and the Crimea, Crimea in different historical periods of development, the contribution of the Crimean Tatars to the world culture and others.
Under this program, on April 24, 2012 a meeting with the President of the World Congress of Crimean Tatars and the Deputy Chairman of the Mejlis - Refat Chubarov will be held.
The meeting will take place at 15.00 in Conference Room of NaUKMA teaching council (2, Gregory Skovoroda st.)