The Warsaw University of Technology, so named in 1915, continues the tradition of the Preparatory School for the Institute of Technology set up in Warsaw in 1826 thanks to the efforts of Stanislaw Staszic.
Warsaw University of Technology consists of:
Scientific and research work at Warsaw University of Technology is conducted at nineteen faculties and at one college. Additionally, it is realised in Academic Research Centres, which play the role of academic and industrial units and conduct interdisciplinary research, service, training and promotional activities:
Warsaw University of Technology Careers’ Office provides advice, education and information in the field of professional promotion of students, Ph.D. students and graduates of the University.
Many organisations offer scholarships or grants. Some of these might help you to study for a PhD at Warsaw University of Technology!
Mentor (also known as a Buddy) is a local student who, on a voluntary basis, helps an exchange student throughout his/her stay in a new country. He/she is a peer student from the university, who helps you with practical issues.
Warsaw University of Technology offers around 5200 places in 12 dormitories in Warsaw. Students Union (SSPW) is in charge of accommodation of all international students.
Please note that to apply for a room in one of WUT dormitories, all accepted students must register in the online system at the Students Union website.
List of dormitories:
Main Library of Warsaw University of Technology together with faculty libraries and dorm libraries create a library - information system of WUT.
The libraries make available to students around 1,500,000 volumes of printed books and journals, over 18,000 electronic journals, reference materials, e-books, databases.
When you experience any health problems, do not wait – call a doctor. You can either choose public health services or private health services.
Public services are much cheaper, however it takes longer to make an appointment, and it is usually less efficient than private services.
If you have a valid medical insurance, your visit to a doctor will be free of charge.
Warsaw University of Technology is a student-friendly university. A flexible programme of studies, broad curriculum offer, well-functioning scholarship system, good sport and tourist base (two sea yachts, its own stadium in the centre of Warsaw and a student hostel in Bieszczady) make up an attractive image of the university. Scholarship Fund and Cultural-Development Fund allows for a wide range of activities of the Students´ Self-Government, over 30 student organizations and over 130 scientific research groups.
Our University offers a large variety of sport facilities, including: swimming pools, sports halls, bowling alleys, skating rinks, gyms, squash courts, climbing walls, cart tracks and many more.
Each student of our University must do 4 semesters of physical education.
After that, it is possible to participate in extra sport activities as optional courses.
You should sign up for physical education classes at the Centre for Physical Education and Sport ( O´srodek Wychowania Fizycznego i Sportu).
Student organizations are involved in cultural, sport and tourist activities of the University.
Thanks to them, studying at WUT is not only going to lectures and learning. People who work there organize discos, parties, theatre performances, sport competitions, sailing or skiing camps and many other events. Sometimes, they arrange courses or trainings for students.
At WUT there is a significant number of such organizations. We also have almost 100 student scientific groups. Their members organize conferences, case studies and create worldwide scientific projects.
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