The Departments and the Foreign Policy Research Institute constitute the scientific potential of the Academy, do research and development at the request of different ministries and agencies, write monographs, textbooks and course books targeted at the readership at large, comprising researchers, academics, teachers, experts, the Academy trainees, and post-graduate students involved in studying international relations and foreign policy issues.
The Diplomatic Academy of Ukraine runs a post-graduate course. The Specialized Academic Board of the Academy, which includes 21 Doctors of Science, considers and approves Ph.D. and Doctor Degree theses. The Academy regularly holds international conferences and publishes the Annual Journal of the Diplomatic Academy of Ukraine. The Academy is a co-founder of the UA Foreign Affairs journal and the Diplomatic Ukraine scientific yearbook. The Foreign Policy Research Institute publishes the Foreign Policy of Ukraine annual strategic review.