Microsoft Innovation Center

The leading activity of the Microsoft Innovation Center in Kharkov is the software development and implementation, including embedded applications. The important role of the instructors of the Center dedicate for infrastructure solutions designing and IT systems administering.


    room 330

    +38 (057) 702-13-85

    Віктор Іванович Каук

    Director of the Center
    Victor I. Kauk

    Cand. of Sc., Assosiate Professor

    Main functions

    The second Microsoft Innovation Center has been opened in Ukraine on the basis of the Kharkov National University of Radio Electronics.  Here, students, teachers and experts of IT companies will be able to realize their talents in the field of information technology and get a platform for co-operation in research and development of innovative solutions.

    The main objectives of Microsoft Innovation Center are:

    • improving the quality of technical education through the development of competencies in the field of modern information technologies;
    • the development, implementation and propagation of innovative software projects on the basis of advanced technologies;
    • development of partnerships with the IT industry.

    Microsoft Innovation Center at KNURE will train high-level professionals for leading IT companies in the region. In educational projects of the Center not only university students will be able to be involved, but also willing IT professionals. Similar centers of innovation, working in many countries around the world, have close cooperative relations with development companies, implement a joint practice programs, placement programs and provide students' participation in the projects of partners.

    Microsoft Innovation Centers are in more than 60 countries and employ approximately 130 resource areas, working in collaboration with leading universities and institutes. Kharkiv Innovation Center will actively cooperate with the Center at the Kiev National University and similar centers around the world, sharing experiences and new ideas in the field of innovative technologies.