The analysis is based on the criteria related to the statement that today, the student's interest in physical education, a healthy lifestyle and everything related to physical education, sports and wellness activities has sharply decreased. The main problem of the modern higher education system is finding the best ways to train competitive specialists. To determine the attitude of students to physical education and healthy lifestyle on the basis of the analysis of the results of the questionnaire. It is found that 69, 35% of the students surveyed have a positive attitude towards a healthy lifestyle. They are also positive, but they do not adhere (they did not join this process) – 30,65%. The study found that students' positive attitudes toward healthy lifestyles were lower than positive attitudes toward physical education. Most students 68, 8%, said they did not have bad habits. Positive attitudes towards physical education are observed in 84.8% of the students surveyed; “More positive than negative” at 15, 2%. They consider themselves to be physically active and engage in sports sections of 23, 004%, and those who engage in training only within the curriculum 37, 7%. Satisfied with their own level of physical fitness – 40, 7%, dissatisfied – 59, 4%. The results of the study do not confirm that there is currently a significant decline in students' interest and motivation for healthy lifestyles and physical education.In order to attract more students to healthy lifestyles, increase interest and motivation to engage in various types of sports and recreational activities, it is necessary to introduce modern innovative educational programs into the educational process, to implement the principle of individual approach (to take into account the wishes and physical abilities of students), to conduct various sports activities. - mass events and updating of the material and technical base of the educational institution.