List of 100 best universities in Poland

We ranked 100 best universities in Poland based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 7.28M citations received by 637K publications made by 127 universities in Poland, measured the popularity of 2,705 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in Poland
#105 in Europe
#284 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
42,700
Founded
1816
#2 in Poland
#144 in Europe
#368 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
41,661
Founded
1364
#3 in Poland
#218 in Europe
#560 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
27,072
Founded
1826
#4 in Poland
#238 in Europe
#605 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
25,500
Founded
1702
#5 in Poland
#240 in Europe
#609 in the World
Enrollment
33,455
Founded
1919
#6 in Poland
#247 in Europe
#623 in the World
Enrollment
43,200
Founded
1919
#7 in Poland
#263 in Europe
#658 in the World
Enrollment
1,700
Founded
1944
#8 in Poland
#310 in Europe
#786 in the World
Enrollment
28,900
Founded
1945
#9 in Poland
#319 in Europe
#814 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
27,388
Founded
1945
#10 in Poland
#324 in Europe
#834 in the World
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1950
#11 in Poland
#326 in Europe
#839 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1945
#12 in Poland
#330 in Europe
#854 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
23,000
Founded
1970
#13 in Poland
#348 in Europe
#918 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1968
#14 in Poland
#363 in Europe
#973 in the World
Enrollment
27,200
Founded
1945
#15 in Poland
#370 in Europe
#1002 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Enrollment
18,000
Founded
1919
#16 in Poland
#384 in Europe
#1045 in the World
Enrollment
16,443
Founded
1816
#17 in Poland
#397 in Europe
#1099 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
9,147
Founded
1809
#18 in Poland
#404 in Europe
#1114 in the World
Enrollment
23,600
Founded
1904
#19 in Poland
#421 in Europe
#1163 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1955
#20 in Poland
#433 in Europe
#1199 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1918
#21 in Poland
#497 in Europe
#1407 in the World
Enrollment
22,800
Founded
1999
#22 in Poland
#501 in Europe
#1417 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1950
#23 in Poland
#546 in Europe
#1625 in the World
Enrollment
12,700
Founded
2001
#24 in Poland
#547 in Europe
#1633 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1945
#25 in Poland
#550 in Europe
#1660 in the World
Enrollment
17,700
Founded
1951
#26 in Poland
#553 in Europe
#1671 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1945
#27 in Poland
#556 in Europe
#1675 in the World
Enrollment
13,160
Founded
1997
#28 in Poland
#566 in Europe
#1701 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
11,529
Founded
1906
#29 in Poland
#592 in Europe
#1781 in the World
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1948
#30 in Poland
#596 in Europe
#1794 in the World
Enrollment
11,000
Founded
1926
#31 in Poland
#603 in Europe
#1826 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1968
#32 in Poland
#609 in Europe
#1852 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1925
#33 in Poland
#611 in Europe
#1857 in the World
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1950
#34 in Poland
#620 in Europe
#1893 in the World
Enrollment
34,000
Founded
1949
#35 in Poland
#641 in Europe
#1983 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
10,300
Founded
1994
#36 in Poland
#642 in Europe
#1985 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
16,545
Founded
1996
#37 in Poland
#653 in Europe
#2021 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
2009
#38 in Poland
#655 in Europe
#2029 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
2001
#39 in Poland
#657 in Europe
#2038 in the World
Enrollment
17,280
Founded
1945
#40 in Poland
#659 in Europe
#2042 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1947
#41 in Poland
#680 in Europe
#2126 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
43,000
Founded
1948
#42 in Poland
#698 in Europe
#2205 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
10,600
Founded
1951
#43 in Poland
#703 in Europe
#2228 in the World
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1953
#44 in Poland
#726 in Europe
#2332 in the World
Enrollment
9,736
Founded
1954
#45 in Poland
#731 in Europe
#2347 in the World
Enrollment
13,000
Founded
1969
#46 in Poland
#736 in Europe
#2381 in the World
Enrollment
67,200
Founded
2001
#47 in Poland
#743 in Europe
#2410 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1950
#48 in Poland
#751 in Europe
#2448 in the World
Enrollment
38,000
Founded
1945
#49 in Poland
#765 in Europe
#2554 in the World
Enrollment
11,230
Founded
1937
#50 in Poland
#779 in Europe
#2656 in the World
Enrollment
15,600
Founded
1969
#51 in Poland
#780 in Europe
#2663 in the World
Enrollment
11,500
Founded
1870
#52 in Poland
#791 in Europe
#2708 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966
#53 in Poland
#794 in Europe
#2717 in the World
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1993
#54 in Poland
#828 in Europe
#2818 in the World
Enrollment
14,900
Founded
1946
#55 in Poland
#859 in Europe
#2926 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1951
#56 in Poland
#874 in Europe
#2988 in the World
Enrollment
12,400
Founded
1949
#57 in Poland
#895 in Europe
#3070 in the World
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1968
#58 in Poland
#898 in Europe
#3080 in the World
Enrollment
9,800
Founded
1965
#59 in Poland
#907 in Europe
#3104 in the World
Acceptance Rate
90%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1995
#60 in Poland
#979 in Europe
#3436 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1951
#61 in Poland
#1052 in Europe
#3762 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1995
#62 in Poland
#1084 in Europe
#3885 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1920
#63 in Poland
#1090 in Europe
#3928 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1946
#64 in Poland
#1101 in Europe
#4004 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1994
#65 in Poland
#1124 in Europe
#4118 in the World
Enrollment
6,900
Founded
1922
#66 in Poland
#1126 in Europe
#4127 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1970
#67 in Poland
#1138 in Europe
#4182 in the World
Enrollment
3,000
Founded
1969
#68 in Poland
#1144 in Europe
#4223 in the World
Enrollment
10,840
Founded
1890
#69 in Poland
#1155 in Europe
#4275 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1919
#70 in Poland
#1186 in Europe
#4398 in the World
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1947
#71 in Poland
#1201 in Europe
#4481 in the World
Enrollment
5,245
Founded
1969
#72 in Poland
#1214 in Europe
#4514 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1904
#73 in Poland
#1250 in Europe
#4624 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1971
#74 in Poland
#1300 in Europe
#4814 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
5,391
Founded
1929
#75 in Poland
#1335 in Europe
#4960 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
5,000
Founded
1993
#76 in Poland
#1355 in Europe
#5026 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
1,015
Founded
1810
#77 in Poland
#1451 in Europe
#5431 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1946
#78 in Poland
#1477 in Europe
#5530 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1992
#79 in Poland
#1493 in Europe
#5603 in the World
Enrollment
6,390
Male:Female
48:52
Founded
1950
#80 in Poland
#1534 in Europe
#5791 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1991
#81 in Poland
#1566 in Europe
#5930 in the World
Founded
1954
#82 in Poland
#1597 in Europe
#6034 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1950
#83 in Poland
#1606 in Europe
#6058 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1818
#85 in Poland
#1646 in Europe
#6213 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1919
#86 in Poland
#1653 in Europe
#6226 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1888
#87 in Poland
#1694 in Europe
#6353 in the World
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1993
#88 in Poland
#1703 in Europe
#6379 in the World
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1991
#89 in Poland
#1710 in Europe
#6406 in the World
Enrollment
750
Founded
1945
#90 in Poland
#1792 in Europe
#6771 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1948
#91 in Poland
#1865 in Europe
#7110 in the World
Enrollment
750
Founded
1929
#92 in Poland
#1867 in Europe
#7127 in the World
Enrollment
750
Founded
1947
#93 in Poland
#1930 in Europe
#7385 in the World
Acceptance Rate
90%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1997
#94 in Poland
#1932 in Europe
#7389 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1945
#95 in Poland
#1992 in Europe
#7686 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1920
#96 in Poland
#1999 in Europe
#7700 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
2004
#97 in Poland
#2001 in Europe
#7706 in the World
Enrollment
750
Founded
2001
#98 in Poland
#2034 in Europe
#7858 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
2000
#99 in Poland
#2042 in Europe
#7881 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1997

The best cities to study in Poland based on the number of universities and their ranks are Warsaw, Krakow, Wroclaw, and Poznan.

Average cost of living for students in Poland is $378 + $71-505 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).