University of Wrocław or Uniwersytet Wrocławski (UW) - public higher education institution in Poland. The history of UW can be traced back to1702 . The main building is in Wroclaw.

University ranking. University of Wrocław is among the top 10 educational institutions of Poland. University of Wrocław is among the oldest and the most prestigious universities of Poland. The university is in the top 5% according to international ratings.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission is based on the results of the examinations. The academic schedule is divided into semesters. Studying bachelor’s at UW is relatively inexpensive - only 3,000 USD per year. A master’s degree of UW will cost a student a significant sum of 2,307 USD per year. More information regarding tuition, admission and programs is available on the official website

The composition of the university. University of Wrocław is a big educational institution, attended by more than 21 thousand students. Both citizens and foreigners are able to apply. Foreigners make about 3% of all students. To ensure that the quality of education stays high the university has an academic staff consisting of more than 1700 specialists. The students may participate in various student exchange programs. The university is also present on social media platforms: Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of UW. The university has a dedicated library. It has a variety of sports facilities. The university is one of the European University Association (EUA).
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1702
Abbreviation UW
Teachers 1,769
Students 21,023
Foreigners 3%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Exchange programs Available
Sport facilities Available
Library Available
• Ministerstwo Nauki i Szkolnictwa Wyzszego, Polsce
• European University Association (EUA)
World ranking 933
Country ranking 6
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 933
QS World University Rankings 882
Cost of living in Wroclaw
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 168 205
Food 99 194
Transportation 18 59
Communications and utilities 51 82
Clothing 20 75
Sports and leisure 16 61
Total 371 676
Accommodation in Wroclaw USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 170
Shared room in city centre 207
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 289
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 373
Alternative title
German Universität Breslau
pl Uniwersytet Wrocławski
old Wroclaw University
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