Uniwersytet Warszawski

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University Overview

Established in 1816, Uniwersytet Warszawski (University of Warsaw) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Warszawa (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Masovian Voivodeship. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerstwo Nauki i Szkolnictwa Wyzszego, Polsce (Ministry of Science and Higher Education, Poland), Uniwersytet Warszawski (UW) is a very large (EduListing enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution. Uniwersytet Warszawski (UW) 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 EduListing degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 203 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 20-30% making this Polish higher education organization a very selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name University of Warsaw
Acronym UW
Founded 1816

University Location

Address ul. Krakowskie Przedmiescie 26/28
Warszawa (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
00-927 Masovian Voivodeship
T +48 (22) 552 0000
F +48 (22) 552 4029

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 20-30%
Admission Office Krakowskie Przedmieœcie 26/28
Warsaw 00-927
+48 (22) 55 24 043
(22) 55 24 048

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff over-5,000
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Uniwersytet Warszawski's Library
Housing Yes
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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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020