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Wroclaw University of Science and Technology

4.6 out of 5 (51 ratings / 32 reviews) Wroclaw, Poland
The mission of our University is to shape the creative and critical personalities of students and define the directions of development in science and technology.The education offered at our institution is strongly linked with scientific research and the needs of economy and is consistent with standards of the European Higher Education Area.

Master's Programmes

Natural Sciences & Mathematics (5)
Arts, Design & Architecture (1)
Computer Science & IT (1)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (1)
Social Sciences (1)

About

History

The university has been functioning under the current name since 1945. It was established and organised by researchers from Lvov and Warsaw. Since the very beginning of its existence, it has been an important centre of technical education.

Research

The university is involved in the following research programmes: Erasmus+, Erasmus-Mundus, the 7th Framework Programme, and Leonardo da Vinci.

Career

The high level of research carried out, matching the world’s best, and the well-equipped laboratories result in a wide co-operation with Polish and international companies, e.g. Philips Lighting Poland S.A., KOGENERACJA S.A., Toyota, LG, WABCO, EnergiaPro, KGHM Polska Miedz S.A., Whirlpool. As part of these agreements, joint research projects are carried out. Also, students gain the opportunity to perform internships or training or to write their diploma thesis in the branches of the renowned companies in any part of the world.

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University Ranking

QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2020
801
2019
801
2018
801
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2019
901
2018
901
2017
-
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2020
961 -63
2019
898 -22
2018
876
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2020
1001
2019
1001
2018
-
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.

Services

Student services

Help for disabled students

  • The Wroclaw University of Technology successfully operates the “no barrier” policy for all open and friendly, disabled students who undertook the effort to get higher education. Disabled people can count on professional psychological or psychotherapeutic help and on special social benefits. Since 2005 at the Wroclaw University of Technology there is the Rector’s Plenipotentiary for the Disabled.

Housing services

UKSiDZ is an organisation for students and PhD students of the Wroclaw University of Technology. It is involved in such projects as: opening days for foreigners, Christmas Eve meetings for international students or World Days – meetings organised to share the culture and customs from various parts of the world. There is also a regular event called World Cuisines when you can taste traditional dishes from various countries our visitors come from.

Library services

Center for Scientific and Technical Information functions both as a scientific and technical information centre and as a public scientific library. There are also branch libraries at the faculties, institutes, and other organizational units, which together with the Traditional Library and the Electronic Library form an integrated information and library system of the University.

ICT services

Electronic Information Bulletin for Students, it is intended for people who are interested in university life and in Wroclaw. There is information about events mainly for students and there are some especially interesting offers for the students of the Wroclaw University of Technology.

Medical services

Psychological and Psychotherapy Clinic

  • It is a place where you are offered psychological counselling free of charge, it is meant for anyone who finds it difficult to solve some problems. So if you have problems in social contacts, in relationships, connected with family or studies, suffer from mood changes, take this opportunity.

Student Life

Sports facilities

As our student you can choose from a variety of sports to fill your free time. The majority of courses are free of charge, but for some of them you will have to pay. Some of the sports you can take up include swimming, horse-riding, rock-climbing, rowing, windsurfing, skiing, martial arts, archery, aerobics, body-building, mountain biking, rope climbing, paragliding, golf, voleyball, table tennis, basketball, football and rugby.

Student clubs

Also, there are many students’ organisations at the Wroclaw University of Science and Technology. Students have the opportunity to develop their scientific and creative passions, as well.

Accreditation

The degrees awarded by Wroclaw University of Science and Technology are a symbol of high quality of education, confirmed by the National Accreditation Committee and the Accreditation Committee of Universities of Technology.

Student Reviews

Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

I just have started my master studies in Wroclaw University of Science and Technology and I'm really happy with the choice I made. The academic environment is so motivating and inspiring, the student life is full of various events and professional opportunities for young professionals.

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Elli Vesterinen rated 4 out of 5 stars

The schoolsystems have some differences, good and bad for me personally. Looking for similar courses between countries were hard because some courses were timed on different semesters that in sending university. Teaching methods were more challenging but also rewarging in my exchange country. I like seeing the cultural differences and similarities. Everyday i find new...

Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Old but comfortable and renovated building of Architecture field of study. Historical staff is young and have great knowlage. A lot of architectural events like DOFa.

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