By the best pedagogical higher education institution of Ukraine following the results of 2007 the Lugansk national pedagogical university of a name of Taras Shevchenko is recognized. Results of an assessment of quality of higher educational institutions of Ukraine which has been carried out by specialists of UNESCO chair are that, the Zerkalo Nedeli newspaperreports
Quality of work of higher education institution - the leader of a rating experts of UNESCO estimated at 14,8 points. Of them nearly 9 points are made by an assessment of the international recognition of educational institution. The second and third place took the South Ukrainian state pedagogical university of K.Ushinsky (11,8) and the Kharkov state academy of physical culture (9,8).
The five of the best pedagogical educational institutions of the country entered alsoNikolaev state humanities university of a name of Pyotr Mogila(9,6) and Donetsk state institute of health, physical training and sports (8,3). Behind them in a rating settled down Ukrainian inzhenerno - pedagogical academy (8,2), National pedagogical university of a name of M. Dragomanov (6,9), the Ternopol national pedagogical university of a name of Vladimir Gnatyuk (6,5) and the Kharkov national pedagogical university of a name. Frying pans (6,36).