• Google+
  • Facebook
  • Vkontakte
  • Twitter
  • Youtube
  • RSS

Student Day in Ukraine

Student Day in UkraineStudent Day in Ukraine, as in many other countries around the world, is celebrated on November 17. The International Students' Day was set on Nov. 17, 1946 at the World Congress of the students, held in Prague in memory of Czech students-patriots.

Of course, this holiday is associated with youth, romance and fun, and its history, which began in Czechoslovakia during the Second World War, is associated with the tragic events. The reason for the establishment of the international day of students was the fascist assault on Prague University 1939 after the student’s demonstration against the occupation of Czechoslovakia.

Student Day in Ukraine was established under Presidential Decree in 1999. Earlier the student day in Ukraine was celebrated on 25th January (Tatiana's Day).


Comments (0) Create new comment Hide comments

  1. Post a comment Register | Sign in

Read other Articles

  1. The most mysterious dungeons of UkraineThe most mysterious dungeons of Ukraine
  2. The Cabinet of Ministers of UkraineThe Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine
  3. Podgorski House. Baron Castle in KievPodgorski House. Baron Castle in Kiev
  4. One Street Museum in KievOne Street Museum in Kiev

The most popular

  1. Ukrainian folk dress. Traditional clothes of UkraineUkrainian folk dress
  2. New Year celebration in UkraineNew Year in Ukraine
  3. Celebrating Easter in Ukraine Easter in Ukraine
  4. Christmas celebration in UkraineChristmas in Ukraine