Tamara P. Tsapko

Deputy Dean of Training Faculty for Foreign Citizens, Ph.D. (Philology), Associate Professor of Language Training Department, Member of the Academic Council of KhNURE
Tamara P. Tsapko


1985 – graduated from the Kharkiv State University named A. M. Gorky (Kharkiv national University named V. Karazin) the faculty of Philology, special Department “Russian as a foreign language”.

1994 – finished the post-graduate education of the latter University, she defended her thesis for literary criticism.

1998 – associate Professor.

1999-2009 head of the Department of Humanitarian Sciences of the National University of Pharmacy (NUPH).

2003-2005 – Dean of preparatory faculty of NUPH.

2005-2008 – Vice-rector for academic and international affairs (NUPH).

2010-2015 – associate Professor at the Department of language training in KNURE, the Deputy Dean on educational work of the Training Faculty for foreign citizens. 


Practical classes: Russian as a foreign language at pre-University (primary) stage of training of foreign students, Russian as a foreign language at high school (advanced) stage of training of foreign students; Proffesionally-Oriented Foreign Language in the learning Center students in a foreign language.

Scientific work

Research interests: methods of teaching Russian/Ukrainian as a foreign language, the problems of different types of interference in teaching of Russian language to foreign students, the psychology and pedagogy of higher education.

International activities

Member of the International Association of teachers of Russian language and literature (MAPRYAL). Participation in the International Congress of MAPRYAL (2003 – Russia, St. Petersburg, 2015 – Spain, Granada). Participation in International educational exhibitions: Malaysia – 2004, China – 2005, Syria – 2006, Bulgaria – 2007. Participation in the program of academic exchange service (DAAD) (Germany, würzburg) – 2007. Extensive experience in international activities and international cooperation.
Diploma of the Ministry of health of Ukraine – 2005. Diploma of Ministry of education of Ukraine – 2008 (behind the development of international cooperation).

Additional information

She was born April 18, 1958. Hobbies: literature, classical music.

Publications and patents

40 publications, co-author of 2 books, 5 textbooks.