On March 24, 2009 meeting of the State accreditation commission under the chairmanship of the Minister of Education and Science of Ukraine Ivan Vakarchuk took place. The question of violation by separate higher education institutions of procedures of licensing and accreditation was considered.
By results of consideration of violations SAC made the decision: to carry out an extraordinary inspection of 51 higher education institutions on observance of license conditions of providing educational services in the sphere of the higher education; to cancel licenses for implementation of educational services and to reduce the licensed volumes in separate higher educational institutions.
In the list of higher educational institutions which according to the decision SAC will be repeatedly checked on observance of license conditions of providing educational services in the sphere of the higher education, two Nikolaev higher education institutions got also.
Namely it is the Nikolaev branch of a private higher educational institution "European University" and the Nikolaev interregional institute "Open international university of development of the person "Ukraine".
It should be noted that the governor of the Nikolaev area Alexey Garkusha is honourable professor of Ukraine university and before for the second time it was appointed the governor even taught in this educational institution.