Uniwersytet Jagiellonski

Uniwersytet Jagiellonski Ranking

country rank: 2
world rank: 426

University Overview

Uniwersytet Jagiellonski (Jagiellonian University) was founded in 1364 and is a non-profit public higher education institution situated in the urban environment of Kraków (population range of 500,000-1,000,000), Lesser Poland Voivodeship. Uniwersytet Jagiellonski (UJ) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational Polish higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministerstwo Nauki I Szkolnictwa Wyzszego, Polsce (Ministry of Science and Higher Education of Poland). In a variety of fields of study, Uniwersytet Jagiellonski (UJ) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 656-year-old Polish university has a rigorous admission process based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings. The admission rate for this Polish higher education school is 30-40%, making it a highly selective university. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. A library, accommodation, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services, are among the academic and non-academic facilities and services available to students at UJ.

Uniwersytet Jagiellonski Ranking

University Identity

Name Uniwersytet Jagiellonski
Acronym UJ
Founded 1364
Motto Plus Ratio Quam Vis Let reason prevail over force
Colours Blue and gold

University Location

Address ul. Golebia 24 Kraków 31-007 Lesser Poland Voivodeship Poland
Tel +48 (12) 422 1033
Fax +48 (12) 422 3229

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 30-40%
Admission Office Golebia 24, room 18 Krakow 31-007 (12) 663 14 01

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 35,000-39,999
Academic Staff 4,000-4,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Yes


Memberships and Affiliations

uropean University Association (EUA) Coimbra Group Utrecht Network International Research Universities Network (IRUN) Atomium - European Institute for Science, Media and Democracy (EISMD) AUCSO The Association of University Chief Security Officers Baltic University Programme Eunis - European University Information Systems organisation;THE EUROPAEUM SAR - Scholars at Risk The Guild of European Research-Intensive Universities UNA EUROPA UNITOWN KRASP KRUP KRAUM International Relations Offices Forum

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