Scientific and technical potential of the city includes:
MAKEYEVKA SAFETY IN MINE INDUSTRY RESEARCH INSTITUTE
(founded in 1907)
The main activity of the institute is safety in mines. Today the Institute has its experimental centre and Certification of Coal Mining Equipment, Protection Means and Materials Agency.
Specialists and head managers of coal mining enterprises, associations, technical mining inspectors, foreign specialists are coached in the training centre of Makeyevka Safety in Mine Industry Research Institute.
For 100 years of its work the Institute has obtained about a thousand of author's certificates and patents for inventions and useful models, a lot of diplomas and medal of home and foreign exhibitions.
DONBASS NATIONAL ACADEMY OF CIVIL ENGINEERING AND ARCHITECTURE (SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNICAL PROBLEMS OF CIVIL ENGINEERING IN THE REGION AND UKRAINE)
Donbass National Academy of Civil Engineering and Architecture comprises 7 thousand students, about 310 staff employees among which are 56 Doctors of Sciences, Professors, 220 Candidates of Sciences, Dotsents (Assistant Professors).
Donbass National Academy of Civil Engineering and Architecture is the only educational centre in Donbass region, which trains specialists in the field of municipal economy and construction, economists, managers, builders of roads and airfields.
The Academy has specialized council for defense of doctoral and candidate dissertations in the main specialities of civil engineering.
Feeling its close connection with the city, Donbass National Academy of Civil Engineering and Architecture has begun training specialists for associations of joint owners of tenement-houses (condominiums). The Academy is the only higher educational institution in Ukraine which passed the procedure of professional international accreditation by ICE (Great Britain).
MAKEYEVKA INSTITUTE OF ECONOMICS AND HUMANITIES (RESEARCH OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROBLEMS)
Professional level of teaching is provided by 138 highly qualified staff employees; among them are 17 Doctors of Sciences, 75 Candidates of Sciences.
Makeyevka Institute of Economics and Humanities was founded in 1992 and trains specialists in its three faculties: Humanitarian, Economic, Law and Psychology.
The faculties of the Institute have the International Certificate of the International Educational Society (London, Great Britain), grade B - higher educational institution which constantly achieves high results.