Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach

country rank  59
world rank  5363

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University Overview

Founded in 1937, Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach (University of Economics of Katowice) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Katowice (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Silesian Voivodeship. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Rybnik, Bielsko-Biala. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerstwo Nauki i Szkolnictwa Wyzszego, Polsce (Ministry of Science and Higher Education, Poland), Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach (UEK) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach (UEK) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 82 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name University of Economics of Katowice
Acronym UEK
Founded 1937

University Location

Address ul. 1 Maja 50
Katowice (population range: 250,000-499,999)
40-287 Silesian Voivodeship
T +48 (32) 257 71 23
F +48 (32) 257 71 27
Other locations Rybnik, Bielsko-Biala

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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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)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 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 Not reported
Admission Office ul. 1 Maja 50
Katowice 40-287
+48 (32) 257 71 39

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 900-999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019