General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Abbreviation UW
Teachers 3,487
Students 41,625
Foreigners 8%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
• Ministerstwo Nauki i Szkolnictwa Wyzszego, Polsce
• European University Association (EUA)
World ranking306
Country ranking1
Academic Reputation221
Employer Reputation195
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities194
Engineering and Technology301
Natural Science166
Social Sciences and Management250
Ranking in world by discipline
Cost of living in Warsaw, USD/month
Accommodation $189 $262
Food $103 $204
Transportation $22 $64
Communications and utilities $52 $86
Clothing $20 $77
Sports and leisure $18 $70
Accommodation in Warsaw, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$188
Shared room in city centre$261
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$335
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$435
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking306
QS World University Rankings343
ARWU Academic Ranking301
Alternative title
Russian Варшавский университет
Spanish Universidad de Warsaw
Chinese 华沙大学
Arabic جامعة وارسو
French Université de Varsovie
German Universität Warschau
Japanese ワルシャワ大学
Korean 바르샤바 대학
Portuguese Universidade de Varsóvia
pl Uniwersytet Warszawski
University of Warsaw or Uniwersytet Warszawski (UW) - public higher education institution in Poland.

University of Warsaw - Description

University of Warsaw (UW) is the leading university in Poland and an important, internationally recognized research centre, featured by prestigious international rankings. Founded in 1816, the University of Warsaw has a long tradition to build on, with its graduates including recognized scholars and writers, also Nobel Prize winners. UW strives to combine it with modernity, of which a good example is a growing offer of interdisciplinary programmes, offered also in English (BA, MA and PhD programmes), or the construction of the Centre of New Technologies to support academic research. Active international cooperation is one of the main objectives of the UW strategy, which makes it actively participate in the Erasmus+ and Erasmus Mundus programmes through around 1500 bilateral agreements. The University of Warsaw consists of 20 faculties and 30 other independent teaching units. With almost 50 000 students and 3600 academic staff, the University of Warsaw is also the biggest Polish higher education institution. Currently, there are 18 MA programmes offered fully in English (i.e.: Psychology, Applied Petroleum Geosciences, Archaeology, Chemistry, International Economics, Environmental Management, European Administration, Quantitative Finance, Humanitarian Action, Security Studies, International Business Programme, International Relations, Journalism and Communication Studies, Political Science), apart from programmes in other languages.

Bachelor - University of Warsaw

University of Warsaw (UW) is the leading university in Poland and an important, internationally recognized research centre, featured by prestigious international rankings. Founded in 1816, the University of Warsaw has a long tradition to build on, with its graduates including recognized scholars and writers, also Nobel Prize winners. UW strives to combine this tradition with modernity, of which a good example is a growing offer of interdisciplinary programmes, offered also in English (5 BA and 18 MA programmes) and other foreign languages, or the construction of the Centre of New Technologies to support academic research. Active international cooperation is one of the main objectives of the UW strategy, which makes it actively participate in the Erasmus+ and Erasmus Mundus programmes through around 1500 bilateral agreements. The University of Warsaw consists of 20 faculties and 30 other independent teaching and research units offering a wide range of programmes covering Humanities, Physical, Life, Social and Computer Sciences. With almost 50 000 students and 3600 academic staff, the University of Warsaw is also the biggest Polish higher education institution. The BA Programmes offered fully in English are the following: American Studies, Archaeology, Quantitative Finance, International Relations, Philosophy.

Description of University of Warsaw

The University of Warsaw (UW), established in 1816, is Poland's biggest and best public university, playing a major role in the intellectual, political and cultural life of the country and recognized throughout the world as a leading academic centre in Central-Eastern Europe. The basis of the University’s activity is the unity of teaching and research. The University’s civic mission is the formation of elites through providing its students with high professional qualifications and preparing them for proper fulfillment of future public roles by shaping their attitudes and developing their personalities. The cultural mission of the University is a synthesis of universal and local values. This aim is achieved by combining the universal techniques of communication and knowledge with maintenance of respect for the historical and cultural identity of the region and the state. The University is a place of a diversity of scientific research, the output of which is propagated throughout the society regionally, nationally and worldwide. UW comprises 20 faculties as well as many independent teaching and research units. It offers around 200 study programmes in the Humanities, Social, Natural, Physical and Computer Sciences at all cycles of studies, among these 25 linguistic full degree programmes and 24 degree programmes taught fully in English (including 6 international PhD programmes and 3 MBA programmes), as well as vocational training, E-learning and Summer Education, which makes the University of Warsaw indisputable leader in internationalization process among all universities in Poland. Over 50 000 students, including BA, MA, doctoral students and post-diploma learners, are currently studying at UW. The faculty consists of c. 3500 academic staff, of which almost 90% possess at least a PhD diploma, supported by almost the same number of non-academic (research, technical and administrative) staff. The international reputation of the University of Warsaw is also attested by its active international cooperation with over 1000 foreign academic institutions from 70 countries of the world through direct bilateral agreements and partnerships within the European Union’s Erasmus and Erasmus Mundus programmes. The University is a member of over 70 scientific consortia and networks, comprising the most renowned research institutions in Poland and abroad. Every year our staff are engaged in over 2000 research project, also subsidized from the 7th European Union Framework Programme, representing a wide scope of interests – from archaeological excavations, through developing new diagnostic and therapeutic methods to constructing innovative equipment, performing an advanced analysis of social and cultural changes or analytical space observations. Our scientists conduct research in Poland and abroad and every year they organize or participate in ca. 400 conferences, 60% of which are organized (or attended) by international academic community

Programs - Bachelor

Bachelor American Studies
Bachelor Ancient Oriental Culture
Bachelor Applications of Physics In Biology and Medicine (4)
Bachelor Applied Linguistics (Current Name: Applied Linguistics - Translation - Glottodidactics (1)
Bachelor Arabic Studies
Bachelor Archaeology (2)
Bachelor Astronomy
Bachelor Belarusian Philology (1)
Bachelor Biology
Bachelor Biotechnology
Bachelor Chemistry (2)
Bachelor Classical Philology (Current Name: Classics and Mediterranean Studies) (1)
Bachelor Cultural Studies Central and Eastern Europe (1)
Bachelor Cultural, Cultural Knowledge (1)
Bachelor Eastern Studies (1)
Bachelor Economy (3)
Bachelor Energy and Nuclear Chemistry (1)
Bachelor English Philology (1)
Bachelor Environmental Protection (1)
Bachelor Environmental Protection (Current Name: The Protection of Nature) (2)
Bachelor Ethnology (Current Name: Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology) (1)
Bachelor European Studies, Ce (Current Name: European Studies - European Studies) (1)
Bachelor European Studies, Wdinp (Current Name: European Studies In European Integration Processes) (1)
Bachelor European Studies, Wdinp (Current Name: European Studies In Implementing Policies of The European Union) (2)
Bachelor Finance and Accounting, Faculty of Economic Sciences (Current Name: Finance, Investment and Accounting) (1)
Bachelor Finance and Accounting, Wz (Current Name: Finance, Accounting and Insurance) (1)
Bachelor Finno-Ugric Philology (1)
Bachelor Geography (2)
Bachelor Geology and Applied Geology (2)
Bachelor Germanic Philology (Current Name: Germanic) (1)
Bachelor He Civilization of The Mediterranean (1)
Bachelor History (1)
Bachelor Iberian (2)
Bachelor Indology
Bachelor Informatics and Econometrics (1)
Bachelor Information Media (1)
Bachelor Information Science and Librarianship (1)
Bachelor Interdisciplinary Economic and Managerial Studies (1)
Bachelor Interdisciplinary Economic Studies Math (1)
Bachelor Interdisciplinary Environmental Studies (Current Name: Environment) (1)
Bachelor Internal Security
Bachelor International Relations (1)
Bachelor Iranian Studies
Bachelor Italian Philology (1)
Bachelor Journalism and Communication (3)
Bachelor Korea Research
Bachelor Learning About The Family (1)
Bachelor Liberales Arts (1)
Bachelor Logistics and Marketing In The Media (1)
Bachelor Logistics of The Media (2)
Bachelor Makrokierunek Bioinformatics and Systems Biology (Current Name: Bioinformatics and Systems Biology (1)
Bachelor Makrokierunek, Energy and Nuclear Chemistry (Current Name: Energy and Nuclear Chemistry) (1)
Bachelor Makrokierunek, Engineering Nanostructures (Current Name: Engineering of Nanostructures) (1)
Bachelor Makrokierunek, Local Government and Regional Policy (Current Name: Local Government and Regional Policy) (1)
Bachelor Makrokierunek, Study of Languages ​​And Cultural Studies (Current Name: Philological Studies - About Culture) (1)
Bachelor Management (2)
Bachelor Mathematics (3)
Bachelor Misha - Interdisciplinary Studies (Current Name: Individual Inter-Territorial Humanities Studies - Mish) (1)
Bachelor Mismap - Interdisciplinary Studies (Current Name: Individual Inter-Territorial Studies In Mathematics and Natural Sciences - Mismap) (1)
Bachelor Musicology (1)
Bachelor Oriental (11)
Bachelor Pedagogy (Ob.Nazwa: Andragogy, Social and Educational Pedagogy, Pedagogy of A Small Child, Special Education and Education) (1)
Bachelor Philology Bałtystyka (Current Name: Baltic Studies) (1)
Bachelor Philology Nowogrecka (1)
Bachelor Philosophy (2)
Bachelor Photo Release - Advertising and Publishing (1)
Bachelor Physics (4)
Bachelor Polish Literature (2)
Bachelor Polish Literature and Polish Language In The European Civilization (Object Name: Polish Literature and Culture In A European Perspective (1)
Bachelor Political Science (1)
Bachelor Psychology (1)
Bachelor Public Relations and Media Marketing (1)
Bachelor Roman Philology (2)
Bachelor Russian Philology (2)
Bachelor Science (2)
Bachelor Sinology
Bachelor Social Policy (1)
Bachelor Social Prevention and Rehabilitation (1)
Bachelor Social Work (1)
Bachelor Sociology Is (1)
Bachelor Sociology, Isns (1)
Bachelor Speech Therapy (1)
Bachelor Teaching English (3)
Bachelor Teaching German (3)
Bachelor Teaching of French (3)
Bachelor The History of Art (1)
Bachelor Translation (1)
Bachelor Translation Specialist (Current Name: Applied Linguistics) (15)
Bachelor Turkish Studies
Bachelor Ukrainian Philology (Current Name: Ukrainistyka) (1)
Bachelor Western and Southern Slavic Studies (Current Name: Slavic) (1)

Programs - Master

Master Accounting and Auditing (Full Inter-)
Master Accounting and Taxes (Management Studies)
Master Administration
Master Administration - Inspection, Supervision and Audit In Public Administration
Master Arbitration Law
Master Archaeology of War
Master Art (Art)
Master Assisting Children with Developmental Problems
Master Audit and Internal Control (Management Studies)
Master Capital Market Law
Master Challenges For International and Polish
Master Chemical Metrology
Master Clinical Diagnosis of The Child and His Family
Master Coach Histological
Master Cognitive Skills Trainer
Master Company Law
Master Competition and Regulation In Infrastructure Sectors
Master Competition and Regulation of The Sector (Management Studies)
Master Contemporary Culture of The United States of America
Master Control of Public Institutions
Master Counseling and Career Planning of People with Disabilities
Master Criminal Law For Judges and Prosecutors
Master Criticism of Music
Master Cultural Communication
Master Culture, Science and Education In The Eu (File)
Master Eaching Polish As A Foreign Language
Master Eastern Europe
Master Economic Efficiency and Profitability of Projects. Economics of Project Management In Enterprises and Public Institutions
Master Economics and Business Law (Faculty of Management)
Master Education and Initial Therapy Teaching Children with Specific Learning Difficulties
Master Education For Safety
Master Education Initial and Re-Education
Master Emergency Management
Master Environmental Protection
Master Environmental Teacher (File)
Master Ethics and Politics
Master Ethnomusicology
Master European Law
Master European Studies
Master Europeistyczne University
Master Evaluation of Projects Funded By The European Union
Master Evaluation of Social Programs
Master Expert Property Marketing Agency and Property Management
Master Financial Reporting, Analysis and Interpretation
Master For Teachers Mazovia Region Ii In Teaching The Subject At The Direction of Biology and Nature
Master For Teachers of Chemistry (File)
Master For The Teachers of Geography
Master Gender Studies - Cultural and Social Issues of Gender Identity
Master Geography and Nature (Part Funded By The European Union Under The European Social Fund)
Master Geotourism
Master Glottodidactics Polish Language - Teaching Polish As A Foreign Language
Master Health Education and Health Promotion In Schools
Master Human Resource Management
Master Humanitarian Aid
Master Implementations of Integrated Management Information Systems
Master Inclusive Education For Disabled Children
Master Indemnification
Master Independent Education
Master Industrial Property
Master Information Management. Information Technology
Master Insurance
Master Insurance Law
Master Integrated Rehabilitation of Children with Early Brain Damage
Master Intellectual Property
Master Intercultural Communication In The Field of International Security
Master Intercultural Relations
Master Internal Security
Master International Law
Master International Migration
Master International Migration Today
Master International Migration: The Integration of Immigrants - The Experience
Master Internet Studies Europeistyczne
Master Interpreters
Master Journalism
Master Journalism and Communication
Master Journalism Investigation and Judicial
Master Knowledge About Society (Teachers)
Master Knowledge About The Culture - Cultural Animator
Master Knowledge of Developing Countries
Master Labour Law
Master Labour Law and Social Security Law In A Market Economy
Master Language In Action
Master Language Text Editors
Master Latin American Studies
Master Law, Economics and Management In Business
Master Legislative Issues
Master Library
Master Literature Xxi Century
Master Lobbying In The European Union
Master Local Government and Local Development
Master Management - Career Guidance
Master Management - Corporate Social Responsibility
Master Management - Establishment
Master Management - European Manager
Master Management - International Accounting
Master Management - Manager Public
Master Management - Valuation and Value Management Companies
Master Management and Evaluation of Projects Supported By The European Union
Master Management Education
Master Management For Developers
Master Management In Health Care (Management Studies)
Master Management In The Public Sector
Master Management of Cultural Goods and Promotion of Heritage
Master Management of Parishes and Ecclesial Institutions
Master Management of Projects Co-Financed with Eu Funds
Master Management of Specific Hazards In The United States
Master Management of The Authors, Artists and Cultural (Management Studies)
Master Management of Urban Public Transport
Master Managerial Studies - Marketing of Financial Services
Master Managerial Studies - Marketing of Pharmaceutical Products
Master Managing A Commercial Bank. Money and Banking
Master Managing For Sales Managers
Master Managing Labour Market Policy
Master Managing The Social Economy
Master Marketing In The Public Sphere
Master MBA Warsaw - Illinois Executive (Wiemba)
Master Mechanisms of The Euro Area
Master Media Culture
Master Media Management
Master Medical Law, Bioethics and Sociology of Medicine
Master Methods of Social Research and Market
Master Microbiology, Hygiene, Environment - Safety and Quality In Industrial Practice
Master Modern Russia
Master Modern Slavic Countries of Central and South
Master Modern Standards of Corporate Governance
Master Museum Education Studies
Master National Security
Master Negotiation, Mediation and Other Alternative Dispute Resolution
Master Negotiations with The Elements of Marketing (Management Studies)
Master New Literature and Books For Children and Youth For The Challenges of Modernity
Master Online Journalism
Master Online Postgraduate Studies Geotourism
Master Online Postgraduate Studies, The Development In The Era of Globalization - Global Development
Master Operational Risk Management Commercial Bank
Master Organised Crime and Terrorism
Master Organization and Management of Education
Master Penitentiary Study
Master Philosophy
Master Philosophy and Ethics
Master Photography Press and Advertising
Master Physics and Astronomy
Master Policy of The European Union (File)
Master Polish Philology For Teachers
Master Polish Sign Language
Master Polish Studies Used
Master Politics and Society of The United States of America
Master Postgraduate Course of History
Master Postgraduate Studies In Archiving and Document Management (Course of Archival Theory and Methodology)
Master Postgraduate Studies In Eastern Europe
Master Postgraduate Studies In History and Culture of Jews In Poland
Master Practical Rhetoric
Master Prevention and Rehabilitation
Master Probation Officer - Methods of Probation
Master Professional Communication: Public Speaking, Negotiation, Discussions, Media Relations
Master Project Management (Management Studies)
Master Project Management (Project Management)
Master Promotion of Culturally Different People In The Labor Market
Master Promotion of Knowledge About Poland
Master Property Management
Master Protection and Environmental Management
Master Psychology of Advertising
Master Psychology of Transport
Master Public Administration - Central and Local Administration
Master Public Procuremen
Master Public Procurement - The Practical Aspects of The Use of Public Procurement Law
Master Public Relations
Master Public Relations and Communication
Master Public Relations In Public Services
Master Publishing and Bookselling
Master Quality As The Basis For Competitiveness In The European Market
Master Reading and Media Education
Master Real Estate Agency
Master Rehabilitation of Children with Developmental Disabilities
Master Religious Studies
Master Resolving Conflicts and Social Participation
Master Risk Management and Management Control In The Public Sector
Master Scientific Information
Master Sex Education
Master Speech Therapy
Master Speech Therapy - Problems Reading and Writing At School
Master Sports Journalism and The Promotion of Sports
Master Statistical Methods In Business
Master Strategic Audit of Public and Private Institutions
Master Supervision and Control Over The Quality of Local Government Law (Law Faculty)
Master Talent Management In The CompanyS Strategy
Master Taxes and Tax Law
Master Teacher Education: Current Problems of Language and Literature
Master Teachers Specialization (Polish Language Used)
Master Teaching English
Master Teaching English (Was Fortunate - Nkja)
Master Teaching English (Was Fortunate - Paedagogika)
Master Teaching For Teachers with No Professional Training
Master Teaching French
Master Teaching Geography and Entrepreneurship
Master Teaching German (4)
Master Teaching German (5)
Master Teaching The German Language
Master Territorial Marketing - Promotion of Regional and Urban Development
Master The Development In The Era of Globalization - Global Development
Master The European Marketing
Master The Financial Management of The Company (Management Studies)
Master The Knowledge of U.S. Law
Master The Labor Market, Vocational Guidance and Job Placement
Master The Law of Evidence, Forensics, and Related Sciences
Master The Leadership of The Local Government
Master The Mortgage Banking and Real Estate
Master The Organization of Social Assistance
Master The Psychological Basis of Media Communications
Master The Psychologist and Educator In Modern School
Master The Psychology of Judicial
Master The Psychology of Personnel Management
Master The Teaching of French Language (Was Fortunate)
Master The Teaching of Nature
Master The Teaching of The Humanities In English, Social, Natural, Sciences and Art
Master The Texts of Contemporary Culture
Master The Use of Chemicals In The Environment
Master The War In Historical Perspective
Master The Word On The Screen, Both Orally and In Writing
Master Therapy and Training Group
Master Trade Policy
Master Underwater Archaeology
Master Uropean Masters In Conference Interpreting
Master Valuation of Property
Master Work and Social Policy, Specializing In Social Welfare Organization

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