"The main purpose of reforming and developing the security and defense sector is to create and maintain capabilities, which will ensure an adequate and flexible response to the full range of threats to Ukraine's national security, rationally using the country's capabilities and resources. According to these provisions, one of the ways to achieve the necessary capabilities is to maintain the ability of the National Guard of Ukraine to train qualified personnel for staff positions," the explanatory note reads.
The new university appeared by separating the Kyiv Faculty from the National Academy of the National Guard of Ukraine. The university will train staff to fill the positions of officers of the National Guard.
The institution is established at the expense of the budget provided for the Ministry of Internal Affairs for 2021.