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Politechnika Gdanska

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Founded in 1904, the Politechnika Gdanska (Gdansk University of Technology) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Gdansk (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Pomeranian Voivodeship. Officially recognized by the Ministerstwo Edukacji i Nauki w Polsce (Ministry of Education and Science of Poland), Politechnika Gdanska (PG) is a large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Polish higher education institution. Politechnika Gdanska (PG) 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 119-year-old Polish higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic records and grades. The acceptance rate range is 60-69% making this Polish higher education organization a moderately selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. PG also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


Politechnika Gdanska's Control Typepublic


Politechnika Gdanska's Entity Typenon-profit


Politechnika Gdanska' Size by Total Enrollmentlarge-sized


Politechnika Gdanska's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratemoderately selective

University Identity

Name (English) Gdansk University of Technology
Acronym PG
Founded 1904
Motto Historia madroscia - przyszlosc wyzwaniem
History is wisdom - future is challenge
Colours Navy blue, gray and red
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University Location

Address 11/12 Gabriela Narutowicza Street
80-233 Pomeranian Voivodeship
Politechnika Gdanska's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Politechnika Gdanska Phone Number +48 (58) 347 1269
Politechnika Gdanska Fax Number +48 (58) 347 1170

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Fields of Study / Degree Levels


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Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Politechnika Gdanska'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 Politechnika Gdanska's academic range and degree level offering.

Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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Tuition Fees


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Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Politechnika Gdanska'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 Politechnika Gdanska.

Politechnika Gdanska: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
2,500-4,999 US$
(2,280-4,555 Euro)
2,500-4,999 US$
(2,280-4,555 Euro)

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Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Politechnika Gdanska's admission information.

Politechnika Gdanska's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Politechnika Gdanska's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Politechnika Gdanska a selective admission policy? Yes, based on students' past academic records and grades.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Politechnika Gdanska's acceptance rate range is 60-69% making this institution a moderately selective higher education institution.

Politechnika Gdanska's International Students Admission International Students Admission

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

Politechnika Gdanska international students information:

  • The number of international students at Gdansk University of Technology in 2022 was nearly 900 (in BSc studies, MSc studies, and PhD studies). International students came from 60 countries, mostly Belarus, Ukraine, China, and Spain. They study in all faculties of Gdansk Tech.
  • Please visit

Politechnika Gdanska's Admission Office Admission Office

11/12 Gabriela Narutowicza Street, Building no. 10, room 201; Building no. 14, room 12; Main Building, room 209
Gdansk 80-233
(58) 348 67 00
(58) 347 1642

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Size and Profile


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Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Politechnika Gdanska.

Politechnika Gdanska's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Politechnika Gdanska has an enrollment range of 10,000-14,999 students making it a large-sized institution.

Politechnika Gdanska's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 1,000-1,499 academic employees (Faculty).

Politechnika Gdanska's Control Type Control Type

Politechnika Gdanska is a public higher education institution.

Politechnika Gdanska's Entity Type Entity Type

Politechnika Gdanska is a non-profit higher education institution.

Politechnika Gdanska's Campus Setting Campus Setting

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

Politechnika Gdanska's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Religious Affiliation

Politechnika Gdanska does not have any religious affiliation.

Facilities and Services


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University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of Politechnika Gdanska's main facilities:

Politechnika Gdanska's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library. Visit Politechnika Gdanska's Library

The Library of the Gdansk University of Technology is recognized as the largest and most advanced technical scientific library in northern Poland. It houses a comprehensive collection of printed and electronic resources, totaling over 1,000,000 units. The library's offerings encompass academic textbooks, both Polish and foreign books, scientific journals, standardization materials, technical and commercial literature, and an array of databases. Furthermore, the Gdansk Tech Library engages in fruitful collaboration with over 80 scientific libraries, both in Poland and abroad, through interlibrary loans.

The Library of the Gdansk University of Technology provides:

  • 8 branches at all faculties, curating specialized literature covering all scientific disciplines and fields of study pursued at the University.
  • Access to electronic information sources, including full-text scientific databases (e-books, e-journals) and bibliographic-abstract databases. It also offers tools essential for teaching and scientific processes, along with access to an up-to-date, complete collection of Polish standards in electronic format.
  • More than 440 places in reading rooms and branches.
  • 100 computer workstations for users and the university's library processes, including 29 workstations designed for people with disabilities.

Politechnika Gdanska's Housing University Housing

This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.

Gdansk University of Technology provides housing options for students. The housing offerings include:

  • Dormitories

    Gdansk University of Technology has 13 dormitories that cater to both Polish and international students. Notably, most of these dormitories are designed to accommodate individuals with special needs, with 10 of them equipped with elevators for accessibility. Full-time students residing outside the Gdansk agglomeration are given priority for dormitory placements.

    Allocation of spaces in the Student Houses is based on electronically submitted applications. For detailed information, please refer to the official https://pg.edu.pl/studenci/sprawy-studenckie/akademiki

Politechnika Gdanska's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

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

Politechnika Gdanska sport activities and facilities include:

  • Gdansk University of Technology has well-developed sports facilities, including:
    • Swimming pools
    • Rowing gym
    • Sports hall
    • Football pitch
    • Tennis hall
    • Aerobic gym
    • Judo gym
    • Beach volleyball pitch
    • 3x3 basketball court
    • Recreation zone
    • Weight rooms
    • Outdoor weight room
    • Sauna
    • Tennis court
    • Camper park
  • The Academic Sports Center carries out 33 sports sections, and 8 professional sections. It has significant sports achievements, including being a multiple winner of the general classification of the Academic Championships of Poland.
  • At the Academic Sports Center, classes for students are carried out as part of the study program. Standard classes for students are held in a sports hall, rowing hall, aerobics hall, gym, playground or swimming pool. During the organisational activities, the trainer conducts an interview based on which he or she assesses the participants' skills and qualifies them for the appropriate group. If a student has health problems, and general gymnastics may be a problem, corrective exercises are developed according to the needs.

University Services

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Politechnika Gdanska's Financial Aid Financial Aid

This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.

Politechnika Gdanska provides various financial aid options to students, including the following scholarship benefits:

  • Social Scholarship (Need-Based): This scholarship is available to students in need of financial support.
  • Scholarship for Disabled Students: Students with disabilities can apply for this scholarship.
  • Rector's Scholarship (Merit-Based): The Rector's scholarship is awarded based on academic merit and achievement.
  • One-Off Allowance for Students in Temporary Hard Life Situations: Students facing temporary difficult life situations may receive a one-time allowance.
  • Founded Scholarship: These scholarships are granted by sponsors, including private enterprises cooperating with the university or local government.

For detailed information about these scholarship opportunities, please visit the https://pg.edu.pl/en/student-office/scholarships on the Politechnika Gdanska website.

Politechnika Gdanska's Study Abroad Study Abroad

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

Politechnika Gdanska, also known as Gdansk University of Technology, actively participates in the Erasmus+ program, making it one of the leading beneficiaries of the program in Poland. This program offers comprehensive financing for student mobility, including opportunities for both academic studies and internships. Additionally, it facilitates increased staff mobility for teaching, training, and job shadowing activities. The university's extensive range of English-language programs attracts a growing number of international students.

Gdansk University of Technology conducts student and staff exchanges through two primary Erasmus+ agreements:

  • KA131 exchanges with countries associated with the program within the EU
  • KA171 exchanges with third countries, which are not associated with the program and are located outside the EU

In 2022, nearly 180 Gdansk University of Technology students participated in Erasmus+ programs for studies and internships abroad. During the same period, the university hosted 345 students from various international institutions. The typical duration of a student exchange is 6 months for academic studies and 2 months for internships. Staff exchanges typically span 5 working days, but they can be extended up to a maximum of 12 months for students and on an individual basis for staff members.

The university collaborates with approximately 45 countries through the Erasmus+ program, boasting 619 signed agreements (585 program agreements and 34 partnership agreements).

For detailed information on mobility programs, you can refer to the following links:

  • ERASMUS+ agreements: https://pg.edu.pl/en/international/erasmus-0/erasmus-agreements
  • Study abroad: https://pg.edu.pl/international/erasmus/erasmus-mobilnosc-studentow/erasmus-studia-za-granica
  • Internship opportunities: https://pg.edu.pl/international/erasmus/erasmus-mobilnosc-studentow/erasmus-praktyki-za-granica
  • Staff mobility: https://pg.edu.pl/en/international/staff
  • Excellence Initiative Research University programs: https://pg.edu.pl/en/research-university/idub-programs/list-programs

Politechnika Gdanska's Distance Learning Distance Learning

This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.

Politechnika Gdanska provides distance learning options alongside its on-site study programs. Specifically, Gdansk Tech offers blended learning, which combines traditional in-person classes with remote learning, in two fields of study: BSc and MSc in Management, and BSc and MSc in Economic Analytics.

Gdansk Tech employs a modern e-learning platform based on the Moodle learning system. This platform is available in both Polish and English versions, offering access to more than 5,000 courses. It facilitates remote learning, knowledge assessment tests, and virtual laboratory access. Additionally, the platform is compatible with mobile devices running Android and iOS.

For further details, individuals can access the e-learning platform at: https://enauczanie.pg.edu.pl/moodle/?lang=en

Politechnika Gdanska's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

This institution offers students academic guidance and support to assist them in their academic pursuits.

Politechnika Gdanska's Career Services Career Services

This institution offers career counseling, career assessments, job and internship postings, career events, alumni networking or other career-related services to assist students transition successfully from academic life to professional life.

Recognition and Accreditation


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.

Politechnika Gdanska's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Politechnika Gdanska is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: Ministerstwo Edukacji i Nauki w Polsce

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Politechnika Gdańska's programmatic accreditations; feel free to submit any relevant missing specialized accreditations.

  • Polish Accreditation Committee (PKA)
  • European Network for Accreditation of Engineering Education (ENAEE)
  • European Master in Official Statistics (EMOS)
  • International Project Management Association (IPMA)
  • Association of Masters in Business Administration (AMBA)
  • International Quality Accreditation for Faculty of Management and Economics (CEEMAN)
  • European Chemistry Thematic Network (ECTN)
  • European University Association - Institutional Evaluation Programme (EUA-IEP)
  • Accreditation Council for Entrepreneurial nad Engaged Universities (ACEEU)

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Memberships and Affiliations


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Affiliations and Memberships

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Politechnika Gdańska's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.

  • ENHANCE Alliance
  • European University Association (EUA)
  • Baltic States Research Universities Network
  • Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research (CESAER)
  • Conceive-Design-Implement-Operate (CDIO)
  • International Relations Offices Forum (IROs Forum)
  • HR Excelence in Research
  • Observatory on Academic Ranking and Excellence (IREG)

Academic Structure


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Academic Structure

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Social Media


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Social Media

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Instagram Instagram

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LinkedIn LinkedIn

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TikTok TikTok

Politechnika Gdanska's official TikTok channel

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