About the company

Type
Academic entity

Members type
seeker

Headquarters
41-100 Siemianowice Slaskie, Poland

Company size
3500

Founders
Ministry of Science and Higher Education

Founded
1945


Social

Website
polsl.pl

Alliance member

Silesian University of Technology


The Silesian University of Technology occupy leading positions in both national and international rankings. It ranked 4th among technical universities and 9th among all universities in Poland in the “Perspektywy” Educational Foundation Ranking. In the SCImago Institutions Ranking (SIR), an international classification of higher education institutions, Silesian University of Technology was awarded the 4th place in Poland and 17th in Eastern Europe.

The Silesian University of Technology (SUT), is the oldest technical university in the region and one of the most prestigious in Poland. It was established in 1945 as a scientific and educational facility for Upper Silesia, the most industrialized area in Poland, and one of the most industrialized in Europe. For over 70 years of its history, it has always been a public institution, playing a cultural and opinion forming role in the region. 15 educational units of the University – 13 faculties, one college and a scientific-didactic centre – currently offer almost 60 study programmes and about 200 specializations, including the whole spectrum of engineering studies.