Donetsk State Music Academy split (Ukraine)

In 2014, when the Donetsk region of eastern Ukraine declared independence from Ukraine, a number of institutions from Donetsk relocated to regions still under Ukrainian jurisdiction. However, in some cases, institutions under the same names continued to

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Al-Jabal El-Gharbi University split (Libya)

In 2017, Al-Jabal El-Gharbi University (also called Al Jabal Al-Gharbi University or University of the Western Mountain; جامعة الجبل الغربي in Arabic) split into two separate institutions, based on faculties located in different cities. The two instituti

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Ministry of Education and Science divided into two ministries (Russia)

On May 15, 2018, the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation (Министерство образования и науки Российской Федерации - https://минобрнауки.рф/) was divided into: Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation (Министерство просвещения

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Donetsk National University split (Ukraine)

Donetsk National University was founded over 75 years ago in Donetsk. Due to the complex socio-political situation in Ukraine, the university was relocated to Vinnytsia in 2014 where it operates as the Vasyl Stus Donetsk National University. The remainde

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Eastern Ukraine Crisis: Relocated Universities and Academic Documentation

Over the last two years most educational institutions in Eastern Ukraine have been relocated to other cities in Western Ukraine. However, some still continue to operate partially from their abandoned locations. In the eyes of the Ukrainian legislation of

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