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Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach

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Overview

Founded in 1937, the Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach (University of Economics in Katowice) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium city of Katowice (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Silesian Voivodeship. This institution also has a branch campus in Rybnik. Officially recognized by the Ministerstwo Edukacji i Nauki w Polsce (Ministry of Education and Science of Poland), Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach (UEK) is a large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Polish higher education institution. Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach (UEK) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 87-year-old Polish higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic records and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UEK also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot

Control

Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Control Typepublic

Entity

Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Entity Typenon-profit

Size

Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach' Size by Total Enrollmentlarge-sized

Selectivity

Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenot reported

University Identity

Name
Name (English) University of Economics in Katowice
Acronym UEK
Founded 1937
Motto Your place, your space, your future
Colours Navy blue
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University Location

Address ul. 1 Maja 50
Katowice
40-287 Silesian Voivodeship
Poland
Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach Phone Number +48 (32) 257 7058
Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach Fax Number +48 (32) 257 7189
Other locations Rybnik

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Fields of Study / Degree Levels

Introduction

What is the difference between comprehensive/generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.


Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's academic range and degree level offering.




Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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Tuition Fees

Introduction

Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.


Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach.

Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
International
students
5,000-7,499 US$
(4,555-6,830 Euro)
5,000-7,499 US$
(4,555-6,830 Euro)

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Admissions

Introduction

Applying for admission is the first step towards achieving students' academic and career goals and accessing the many opportunities and resources that a university has to offer. Read our "Introduction to University Admissions" article to learn more.


Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's admission information.

Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).


Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach a selective admission policy? Yes, based on students' past academic records and grades.


Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's acceptance rate range is not reported.


Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.

Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach (University of Economics in Katowice) offers the following information for international students:

  • Full-time and part-time students can benefit from scholarships and financial aid.
  • The university provides other scholarships, such as Erasmus, for part of the studies at one of the 250 partner universities worldwide.
  • Students may access an extensive offer of international internships, with the university's database including over 300 companies around the world.
  • UE Katowice has been recognized as the friendliest university for foreign students in Poland, achieving first place in a survey assessing foreign studentsí satisfaction in Poland conducted by StudyPortals in 2014.
  • Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Admission Office Admission Office

    ul. 1 Maja 50
    Katowice 40-287
    (32) 257 7058


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Size and Profile

Introduction

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Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach.

Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach has an enrollment range of 10,000-14,999 students making it a large-sized institution.


Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 400-499 academic employees (Faculty).


Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Control Type Control Type

Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach is a public higher education institution.


Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Entity Type Entity Type

Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach is a non-profit higher education institution.


Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.


Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.


Religious Affiliation

Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach does not have any religious affiliation.


Facilities and Services

Introduction

What are the most common University facilities and services? Read our two guide articles about University Facilities and University Services to learn more.


University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's main facilities:


Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library. Visit Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Library


Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Housing University Housing

Not reported


Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.

Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach provides a range of sport activities and facilities for its students. The available sports facilities reported to uniRank include:

  • Swimming pool
  • Two gyms
  • Health club

Furthermore, the university has seen remarkable sports successes among its students and graduates, including:

  • Winning a silver medal as a team and individually at the Chess Olympiad in Baku (2016)
  • Representing Poland in women's sabre (individual and team) during the 31st Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro (2016)
  • Winning the prestigious 3rd Millionaire Chess Open in the U.S. with the main prize of USD 30,000 (2016)
  • World championship in 18th World Traditional Karate Championships, Europe Fudokan Karate Championships (2016)
  • Securing 1st place in the Polish nationwide ranking of Polish dances in category V, class A (2016)

In addition, Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach won the Polish Academic Championships in 2016. Students have the opportunity to pursue their passions by joining various student research groups, student associations, the University Choir, or the "Silesianie" Song and Dance Ensemble.



University Services

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Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Financial Aid Financial Aid

Not reported

Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach financial aids include the following scholarships and financial support for students:

Scholarships for students enrolled at the University of Economics in Katowice:

  • Rector's scholarship
  • Disability scholarship
  • Emergency financial aid
  • Need-based scholarship

Deadlines for submitting applications for scholarships in the academic year 2022/2023:

No specific details provided.

Scholarships for international students:

  • The Gen. Anders Programme
  • The Banach Scholarship Programme
  • The Lukasiewicz Scholarship Programme
  • Poland My First Choice Programme
  • Exchange Programme for students and scientists as a part of bilateral cooperation - offer for incoming students and scientists

For more information, visit the university's website: www.ue.katowice.pl/en/students/scholarships-and-aid-for-students

Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Distance Learning Distance Learning

Not reported


Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

Not reported

Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Career Services Career Services

Not reported


Recognition and Accreditation

Introduction

There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.


Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Katowicach is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: Ministerstwo Edukacji i Nauki w Polsce


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

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Memberships and Affiliations

Introduction

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Affiliations and Memberships

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  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Structure

Introduction

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Academic Structure

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Social Media

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Social Media

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Free Online Courses

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