Republic of Poland

The University in Numbers

  • 5 faculties, 29 departments and 12 institutes
  • Over 1650 employees, almost 740 academics, over 280 professors and post-doctoral degree holders
  • Over 190 doctoral students 
  • 8 outbound experimental facilities and research-didatic stations


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Students and didactics

  • 8 000 students (8064) – 7230 full-time students, 834 part-time students
  • 8 000 applicants every year
  • 28 fields of study
  • 22 post-graduate courses, over 900 graduate students
  • 9 fields of study taught in English, including 3 double Master’s degrees conducted in cooperation with Hunan Agricultural University in Changsha –  landscape architecture, horticulture and animal science
  • Almost 2 000 alumni a year  
  • 49 student research groups, 10 clubs, organizations and creative groups 
  • 19 ways of getting physical education credit, including cross training, water aerobics, nordic walking, fitness, bridge
  • Almost 1 800 spots in 6 student residence halls
  • Over 12 million PLN allocated for means for scholarships and welfare for students 
  • Academic Business Incubator and Career Office


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Scienific and didactic activities

  • 7 Leading Research Group
  • 20 million PLN for scientific-research activities
  • 74 research projects financed by the National Science Centre and the National Centre for Research and Development, in total for the amount close to 10 million PLN, and 96 jobs commissioned by business entities for the amount close to 3 million PLN
  • 17 international research projects for the amount of 11,4 million PLN (including Horizon 2020 and Interreg)
  • 1571 publications in total, including 536 in journals distinguished by JCR 
  • 97 inventive projects submitted to the Patent Office of the Republic of Poland, 77 granted patents for inventions
  • 13 projects run within the European Structural Funds for the amount of over 48,6 million PLN 
  • 11 projects for a total amount of 4,420,000 PLN and 140 contracts with partner universities under the Erasmus+ program
  • 3rd place among the beneficiaries of the Horizon 2020 program and 1st place in terms of budget size in this program in the Lower Silesian Voivodship

* All data comes from „Rector’s report on university activities in 2019.”


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Distinctions and certificates

  • confirmation of highest international standards of management quality, and maintaining of PN-EN ISO 9001:2009 certificate
  • Human Resources Excellence in Research logo - a mark of quality in the field of standards for conducting research and employing scientists
  • 187. place in the food science and technology area and 271. place in the veterinary sciences in the Shanghai ranking in 2020
  • 2nd place among agricultural universities and 25th place among all universities in Poland in 2020 according to the "Perspektywy" University Ranking
  • two prominent A+ assessments in the evaluation of scientific units for the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and the Faculty of Biotechnology and Food Sciences
  • positive assessment of the European Association of the Faculties of Veterinary Medicine (EAEVE) for the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
  • participation in the "Initiative of Excellence competition - Research University". Presence in the top 20 best universities in the country