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The 100 Years of Oles Honchar Dnipro National University

Putting into circulation : 25 July 2018
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight, g Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Mintage, pcs Actual, pcs
2 nickel silver 12.8 31,0 special uncirculated corrugated 30000 30000

Series: Higher educational establishments of Ukraine
The commemorative coin is dedicated to Oles Honchar Dnipro National University, an accreditation level five university that houses an array of teaching and research facilities and has a scope of research that covers every aspect of Ukraine’s science and technology development. The university’s alumni have been working in various sector’s of the Ukrainian economy, heading public entities, educational and scientific institutions, industrial and research conglomerates, cultural centers, and the media.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 41

Obverse: on top is Ukraine’s small coat of arms; to the right is the legend УКРАЇНА (Ukraine); in the middle, against the backdrop of a conventionalized atom with subatomic particles is the number 100 with zeros in the form of diamonds, one of them containing a satellite and the legend ДНУ (Dnipro National University); underneath is the 100 is a book that symbolizes knowledge; below is the face value legend ДВІ ГРИВНІ (two hryvnias); to the right, against a smooth background is 2018, the year the coin was minted, and the mint mark of the NBU Banknote Printing and Minting Works.
Reverse: against a smooth background is a diamond-shaped composition symbolizing the university’s numerous teaching and research areas; in the middle is a circle containing one of the university’s buildings; to the right are the years 1918/2018; surrounding the diamond-shaped ensemble, against a smooth backdrop is the legend ДНІПРОВСЬКИЙ НАЦІОНАЛЬНИЙ УНІВЕРСИТЕТ ім. ОЛЕСЯ ГОНЧАРА (Oles Honchar Dnipro National University).
Designer: Nataliia Fandikova
Engraver: Volodymyr Atamanchuk , Sviatoslav Ivanenko