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AGH University of Science & Technology

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

About

History

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.

Education

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.

Research

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.

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2019

GSSA 2019

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University Ranking

Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2019
601
2018
601
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
635 -23
2019
612 -8
2018
604
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.
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.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2020
1001 -200
2019
801 -200
2018
601
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.

Services

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.

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