Foreign pros will be able to live in Ukraine 10 years after the quota and specialty

Иностранные айтишники смогут жить в Украине 10 лет: названа квота и специальности

Is required only highly qualified personnel. Minimum work experience is 5 years.

July 21, the Ukrainian IT-companies had the opportunity to employ highly qualified specialists from abroad. In 2020, the additional quota on the industry will be 5 thousand people. Involved in IT-immigrants will be able to get information about the right to freely live and work in Ukraine up to 10 years. This reports the press office of the Ministry of digital transformation.

However, to get to Ukraine, the worker needs to prove their skills. The relevant requirements were developed Minsitry. Thus, the minimum experience in the relevant field, which will provide the alien a right to permanent residence is 5 years for the analyst of consolidated information, 7 years for chief architect, 8 years for technical supervisor.

Established criteria and education. So, the main programmer needs to have higher education a second or third master’s (educational-scientific) level technical direction and, in addition, take the online certification at the Massachusetts Institute of technology.

Quota is distributed and specialties. For example, more than any other specialists in Ukraine will be able to get the engineers on machine learning (2 thousand people). Minsitry will further advise the Ministry of economy regarding the qualification of immigrants.

A complete list of requirements given in the table.

Also clarifies that the immigration quota was approved by the government in March. Those foreign professionals who already reside in Ukraine, must submit their documents to the territorial office of the State migration service at the place of registration. Professionals who reside outside of Ukraine – consular offices abroad.

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