Miss Ukraine Universe

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Miss Ukraine Universe
Міс Україна Всесвіт
MottoConfidently Beautiful
TypeBeauty pageant
Miss Universe
Official language
Anna Filimonova

Miss Ukraine Universe (Ukrainian: Міс Україна Всесвіт) is a Beauty pageant that began in 2006, after the Miss Ukraine Organization lost the franchise to Oleksandra Nikolayenko.[1][2] The winner of the pageant represents Ukraine at the Miss Universe contest. Historically, Ukraine was represented at Miss Universe by the winner of the Miss Ukraine pageant and close selection by Miss Ukraine pageant.


Oleksandra Nikolayenko was invited by Donald Trump to be a Judge at Miss Universe 2005. Natalie Glebova, Miss Universe 2005 was invited by Oleksandra to visit Ukraine to promote the Miss Ukraine Universe contest in 2006;[3] the first edition of the contest was won by Inna Tsymbalyuk.[1]

In April 2016 the owner of “Miss Ukraine Universe” Oleksandra Ruffin sold the pageant. A foreign-owned international company became the new owner of the “Miss Ukraine Universe” pageant. Both parties stayed satisfied with the results of the agreement. Anna Filimonova is the Pageant Director and holder of the license to conduct the “Miss Ukraine Universe” in Ukraine.


  •      : Declared as Winner
  •      : Ended as runner-up or top 5/6 qualification
  •      : Ended as one of the finalists or semifinalists
  •      : Ended as special awards winner
The winner of Miss Ukraine Universe represents her country at the Miss Universe. On occasion, when the winner does not qualify (due to age) for either contest, a runner-up is sent.
Year Oblast Miss Ukraine Universe Placement at Miss Universe Special Awards Notes
2018 Odessa Karyna Zhosan Unplaced
2017 Kiev Yana Krasnikova Unplaced
2016 Kiev Alena Spodynyuk Unplaced Miss Ukraine Universe — Anna Filimonova Directorship · Supermodel International 2017
2015 Kiev Anna Vergelskaya Unplaced
2014 Kharkiv Diana Harkusha 2nd Runner-up Appointed — The original winner of the Miss Ukraine Universe 2014, Anna Andres withdrew due to personal reasons. Harkusha became the 2nd Runner-up of the pageant
2013 Vinnytsia Olga Storozhenko Top 10
2012 Kharkiv Anastasia Chernova Unplaced
2011 Odessa Olesya Stefanko[4] 1st Runner-up
2010 Kherson Anna Poslavska[5] 3rd Runner-up
2009 Donetsk Khrystyna Kots-Hotlib[6] Unplaced
2008 Kharkiv Eleonora Masalab[7] Unplaced
2007 Kharkiv Lyudmila Bikmullina[8] Top 15
2006 Chernivtsi Inna Tsymbalyuk[9] Top 20 Miss Ukraine Universe — Oleksandra Nikolayenko Directorship
Miss Ukraine
2005 Kiev Juliya Chernyshova Unplaced
2004 Odessa Oleksandra Nikolayenko Unplaced President of Miss Ukraine Universe from 2006 to 2015
2003 Kiev Lilja Kopytova Unplaced
2002 Kiev Liliana Gorova Unplaced
2001 Zaporizhia Yuliya Linova Unplaced
2000 Dnipropetrovsk Mariia Puchyna Unplaced
1999 Kiev Zhanna Pikhulya Unplaced
1998 Kharkiv Olena Spirina Unplaced
1997 Kharkiv Natalia Nadtochey Unplaced
1996 Kiev Irina Borisova Unplaced
1995 Kiev Irina Chernomaz Unplaced Miss Ukraine — Lilia Kuznetsova Directorship

Oblast Rankings[edit]

Oblast Title Year
Kiev 9 1995, 1996, 1999, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2015, 2016, 2017
Kharkiv Oblast 6 1997, 1998, 2007, 2008, 2012, 2014
Odessa Oblast 3 2004, 2011, 2018
Donetsk Oblast 2 2000, 2009
Lviv Oblast 1 2014
Vinnytsia Oblast 2013
Kherson Oblast 2010
Chernivtsi Oblast 2006
Zaporizhia Oblast 2001

Miss Ukraine Universe 2008[edit]

Miss Ukraine Universe
PresentersVitaly Kozlovsky and Mary Yefrosinina


  • Naomi Campbell - English model and actress
  • Alexandra Nikolaenko
  • Villach Ruffin

Miss Ukraine Universe 2010[edit]


Final Results Contestant
Miss Ukraine Universe 2010
  • Anna Poslavska
1st Runner-Up
  • Julian shovels
2st Runner-Up
  • Ekaterina Tokarev


See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Miss Ukraine Universe Events". Miss Ukraine Universe. Retrieved 2009-01-24.
  2. ^ "About the Contest". Miss Ukraine Universe. Retrieved 2009-02-03.
  3. ^ "First Miss Universe visit to Ukraine". Miss Ukraine Universe. Retrieved 2009-01-24.
  4. ^ "Winner of Miss Ukraine Universe 2011". TCH.ua. December 11, 2010. Retrieved 12 December 2010.
  5. ^ "Miss Ukraine Universe 2010". Ukrayinska Pravda. May 12, 2010. Retrieved 17 November 2010.
  6. ^ "Miss Universe contestants in downtown Nassau". The Eleutheran. August 8, 2009. Retrieved 17 November 2010.
  7. ^ "Naomi, Nikolayenko and Ruffin chose Miss Ukraine Universe". Ukrayinska Pravda. February 21, 2008. Retrieved 17 November 2010.
  8. ^ "Балерина з-під Фудзіями". Ukrayina Moloda. May 30, 2007. Retrieved 17 November 2010.
  9. ^ "Bevy of international beauties vie for Miss Universe". The Star. Associated Press. July 24, 2006. Archived from the original on 22 June 2011. Retrieved 17 November 2010. "Inna Tsymbalyuk". missuniverse.com. Archived from the original on 17 December 2007. Retrieved 17 November 2010.

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