Persons who have completed higher professional educational program with “Bachelor” academic degree can be employed to the positions requiring higher education. The content of higher professional educational programs provide the study of general studies, basic disciplines, majors, as well as professional internship in relevant specialties. Every course of disciplines consists of disciplines of obligatory component and component of choice, i.e. mandatory disciplines and elective disciplines. Elective disciplines to be elected by students should significantly complete the mandatory disciplines in each course. Universities have the right on a competitive basis to develop and implement innovative educational programs containing new educational advanced technologies, methods and forms. Completion period of higher professional educational programs is no less than 4 years and is established by the state educational standards of higher education.