At the ceremony, which took place at Kharkiv National University of Internal Affairs devoted to graduation of students and their dedication to the defense of law and order, was attended by representatives of international organizations. Among them – Observers of Special Monitoring Mission of the OSCE in Ukraine James Speros and Alessandro Nanni, Head of training and prepare peacekeepers Norwegian University College Police Thor Damkas, coordinator of the regional office of Advisory Mission of the European Union Gerrit Jan Van Gelder, specialist of regional cooperation Advisory Mission of the European Union Daniel Farrell, Honorary Embassador of the Republic of Armenia Armen Aslanian Armen Gerasimov, Honorary Embassador of Albania in Kharkiv Omarov Shakhin Anverovych.
Establishment and development of international relations of Kharkiv National University of Internal Affairs with higher educational institutions, government and non-government organizations of near and far abroad, improving the image of law enforcement officials at the national and international stage is one of the priorities of the university.
In order to establish international relations and increase the authority of the University in the international arena, the leadership of KHNUIA signed several bilateral cooperation agreements and reached verbal agreement on cooperation with the police institutions of Sweden, the Czech Republic, Norway, USA, Turkey, Croatia, Poland, Moldova etc. University is on the way to join the Association of European Police Colleges (AEPC).
The university is also working to establish partnerships with embassies, consulates of foreign countries - the US, France, Canada, Norway, Germany, international organizations and foundations -Vidrodzhennya, American Bar Association, the program ISCITAP US Department of Justice, OSCE, KMEU, NATO, UN UNESCO and others. This contributes to the further development of international activity in the development of projects, internships, university employees to participate in various competitions, programs, obtaining the necessary information for training of scientific and teaching staff of the university.