222 university and vocational students continue working at UKROBORONPROM (UOP) enterprises-participants after their practical training. This was announced by Deputy Director General for Development of the State Concern Artur Kheruvymov.

Over 2,000 students had their practical training at 56 UOP enterprises. The students chose the theme of diploma and implemented their ideas together with experts of UOP plants.

"Our enterprises need young and ambitious professionals with modern thinking and progressive ideas. They can bring defence industry of Ukraine up to a new level of development. Working at UOP enterprises becomes more attractive. We are constantly improving social standards, creating additional conditions for employment of young specialists. Our task is to return the prestige of working in the defense industry "- said Deputy Director General for Development Artur Kheruvymov.

At some enterprises, employment rate is much higher. For example, 70% of the trainees got jobs at the SE “Scientific and Production Complex “Iskra.”

UKROBORONPROM is successfully cooperating with 48 Ukrainian universities, attracting scientific potential to solving production issues. Among them: Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, NTU “Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute,” Lviv Polytechnic National University, Admiral Makarov National University of Shipbuilding, Kherson National Technical University.