AGH University of Science & Technology

3.7 out of 5 (77 ratings / 59 reviews) Kraków, Poland
AGH University of Science and Technology is one of the best and most renowned modern Polish universities. For many years it has been ranked in the top of the list of institutions of higher education. AGH UST is a leading Polish university in modern technologies, and belongs to a group of prestigious international educational centres.

Master's Programmes



The history of the AGH University of Science and Technology in Krakow dates back to 1912, when a group of outstanding engineers and mining activists, led by Jan Zara´nski, initiated the process of applying for a consent to establish a school of higher education that would educate mining engineers in Krakow.


AGH UST educates students at all types of courses: full-time, part-time, doctoral and postgraduate, offering a wide scope of education adapted to current trends on the labour market.


A wide scope of research conducted at the university is a result of the contemporary structure which has been shaped over the last 90 years; the development of the university units was connected with the dynamic development of the country’s economy. Invariably, AGH UST’s ambition has been getting ahead of the present time, a result of which are many innovative solutions in different areas. Research activity of the AGH University of Science and Technology comprises eight subject areas.

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University Ranking

Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
701 -100
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QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
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World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
1201 -200
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Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
679 -44
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Student services

Educational activities take place in:

  • over 150 lecture rooms
  • over 200 rooms designed for practical classes and discussions
  • over 680 laboratory-type rooms
  • over 40 conference rooms and theatres

ICT services

The AGH University of Science and Technology represents the history of over 90 years of education, research and technical sciences. It can now be experienced even better thanks to galleries, films and publications.

Student Reviews

Nigerian’s have the best brains and we should also be given a chance to good education to change our world!
Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

We didn’t have much practicals or good learning environment . Our schools board were mostly on time, thereby slowing down the school’s calendar and keeping us longer than usual in school

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Anonymous rated 1 out of 5 stars

I am a student of biotechnology at shaheed benazir bhuthu university sheringle dir upper in Pakistan. Now start my research on colonial cancer at Pakistan I also have collect more data about colorectal cancer. I have completed my internship in government hospital at LRH PESHAWAR PAKISTAN.

Very much satisfied
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Faculties are very friendly and helpful. If we try to do something new then they will be always with us..

Kraków, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, Poland


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