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Roshan asks: I am an international student. I am going to study medicine in Ukraine. Can you please tell me if I get a part time job, how much can I make in a week?
Expert's answer:
International students need to get a work permit or residence permit to work officially in Ukraine. In 2016, the average salary in the country is about 200-250 USD per month for a full-time job, so it won't be an easy task to earn more as a student employed part-time.
helen asks: How long will it take to fly from USA to Ukraine?
Expert's answer:
The flight from New York to Kyiv takes about 10 hours.
John Downey asks: I would like to visit Berdyansk. Is it safe to visit Berdyansk? Thank you.
Expert's answer:
Berdyansk is located relatively far away from the conflict zone, the distance to Mariupol is about 80 km. From this point of view it is quite safe to visit this city. Of course you should follow standard precautions: don't walk alone at night, especially not in the central part of the city, avoid conflicts with locals, use MasterCard/Visa to keep your money, not cash, etc.
Tim Morris asks: I would like to come to Ukraine sometime between July and December of this year 2016. If I stay a month what would it cost me just stay in Zaporozhye for one month total combinations by that I mean comfortable and safe my travel expenses and other expenses housing accommodation what I need give me some idea please whenever you can offer information would be greatly appreciated thanks.
Expert's answer:
Currently (the summer of 2016), the average salary in Zaporozhye is about 250-300 USD per month. The cost of renting an apartment with one living room is about 100-150 USD per month. In general, I think that the sum starting from about 1,000 USD will be enough to live one month in Zaporozhye as a foreigner.
Joyce Rosenhek asks: Was Kolomyya ever part of Austria?
Expert's answer:
In 1772, after the first partition of Poland, the Habsburgs gained control of the town of Kolomyya. In 1781, the town was included in the Stanislavsky District. It was part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire until the First World War.
Tzilla Kratter asks: Has Mickiewicza street changed its name and how can I find it on the map?
Expert's answer:
Unfortuntely I haven't found any info about the current name of this street, only the following old photo of Mickiewicza Street in Brody.
Mark asks: What is the easiest and safest way to travel from Kiev to Lutsk?
Expert's answer:
The easiest and safest way to travel from Kiev to Lutsk is to go by train, here is the timetable of Kiev-Lutsk trains available. The trip takes about 6-7 hours.
eugene asks: Is there a public russian banya at Pochaev?
Expert's answer:
Unfortunately I haven't found any information about a public russian banya in Pochaev.
Lativa Kaboush asks: I have lived in Ukraine for 5 years as a medical student, student visa. Am I eligible of citizenship?
Expert's answer:
You should check the site of Ukrainian Migration Service to get the latest info about obtaining Ukrainian citizenship.
Vincent asks: I want to study llb law in Ukraine, how much do universities charge for tuition for llb students in Ukraine?
Expert's answer:
Here are the most popular universties in Ukraine offering educational services in the field of law and the annual cost of tuition in 2015: National University of Kyiv (35,000 UAH or about 1,400 USD), Kyiv-Mohyla Academy (32,000 UAH or 1,300 USD), Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University (22,400 UAH or 900 USD), Odessa Law Academy (19,310 UAH or 770 USD).

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