Mykyta (Nikita) was born into a family of musicians in Donetsk, Ukraine. He started playing piano at the age of 7 with Prof. Nataliya Chesnokova. Since 2008, he has studied at the Special Music School for Gifted Children in Donetsk in the class of Prof. N. Chesnokova (Donetsk, Ukraine).
In 2015, Nikita received a Full Scholarship at Wells Cathedral School and studied with Prof. John Byrne (UK, Somerset). In 2020, he started studying as a student of Dmitrii Alexeev at theRoyal College of Music. In December 2021, he received the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (ABRSM) Overseas Postgraduate Scholarship, enabling him to study at the Masters Programme at the Royal College of Music (London, UK).