At the European University Games, the Ukrainian student team won 62 medals and took 2nd place in the number of medals and 3rd place in the number of gold medals.
According to Ukrinform, this was reported in Telegram Minister of Education and Science Sergei Shkarlet, who congratulated the winners and prize-winners of the European University Games.
“It is a great honor and responsibility for our state and universities of Ukraine to take part in the most prestigious European competitions among students. Ukraine was represented by 230 students from 41 universities of the country in 16 sports,” Shkarlet said.
He noted that according to the results of the competition, the Ukrainian student team won 62 medals: 19 gold, 25 silver and 18 bronze. In general, our country took second place in the total number of medals and third in the number of gold medals.
“This is an extremely high score! The students of Ukraine again show that they are one of the best among European countries. Ukraine is proud of you – the winners, prize-winners and participants of the European University Games,” the minister added.
He congratulated the students, coaches, rectors and everyone involved on their successful performance in European competitions, and also thanked everyone who provided preparation and participation in the European University Games.
In addition, Shkarlet expressed confidence that our universities would adequately represent Ukraine at the next international student competitions.
As reported, in Ukraine began accepting applications for admission to higher educational institutions.
Photo: Sergey Shkarlet, Telegram