Ukraine is one of the countries with the highest literacy rate reaching 100%. Its adult literacy rate has increased from 99.4% in 2001 to 99.8% in 2015. Because of the Soviet Union’s emphasis on total access to education for all citizens, which continues today, the country boasts a highly-educated workforce.
Therefore, 70% of Ukrainians have a secondary or higher education. The country ranks 4th on the World Bank Enrollment Index (tertiary education), and according to Universities 21, a global association of research universities, Ukraine is 38th out of 50 countries in the 2018 ranking of National Higher Education Systems.
Source: Ukraine: The Country that Codes