The rector gave a bribe to a government official

Ректор вуза дал взятку министерскому чиновнику

The rector of a University in Berdyansk gave the Deputy Minister of education and science 10 thousand dollars for accreditation.

The detectives NAB completed a pre-trial investigation, the press service of the Bureau.

The investigation was launched in the year 2016 from the Deputy Minister of education and science. He informed the police about the attempted bribe for the solution of a question on the positive conclusion of the accreditation and the avoidance of verification of the University.

The indictment under part 4 of article 369 of the criminal code (the offer, promise or giving undue advantage to an official) was approved by the Prosecutor of the Specialized anti-corruption Prosecutor’s office, she was sent to court.

Now the rector of Berdyansk University chose – home arrest, also arrested his property. If found guilty, he faces up to 10 years imprisonment with confiscation of property.

Also discusses the question of the fine University for which the prisoner was acting rector. The school can be fined up to 850 thousand UAH.