University of Silesia in Katowice Rankings

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In the World#839 of 14178
In Europe#315 of 2794
In Poland#14 of 127
In Katowice#1 of 7

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
35%
Enrollment
25,000
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
us.edu.pl
Languages
Polish;English

Publications & Citations

Publications
14,177
Citations
224,803

University of Silesia in Katowice majors

by publication count

Materials science
2,792
Chemistry
2,645
Biology
1,484
Medicine
1,395
Physics
1,143
Computer science
819
Geology
754
Mathematics
723
Environmental science
335
Psychology
322
Geography
269
Political science
163
Sociology
133
Engineering
132
Art
70
Philosophy
70
Business
66
History
47
Economics
38

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Geology51110,613
Physics58532,846
Materials science81225,975
Chemistry86040,127
Medicine89433,414
Geography9891,991
Environmental science10024,247
Mathematics10148,819
Biology106628,022
Philosophy126059
Computer science13336,558
History143744
Art160222
Political science2210127
Engineering2242811
Economics2423297
Psychology24251,239
Sociology284398
Business365679

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19902862
19913178
19921580
199330120
199433172
199557213
199671261
199785261
199880358
1999118369
2000132578
2001156678
20021911080
20032521568
20042671845
20052932359
20063613150
20073993732
20084594632
20094395389
20105296335
20116148295
201266010512
201382312518
201494014905
2015100916767
2016111818219
2017104418901
2018106718458
2019104720875
2020107224474

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate35%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Matura) or foreign equivalent, and a knowledge of Polish
Academic CalendarOctober to June (October - January; February-June)
Enrollment25,000
Full time employee2,000
Student:staff ratio13:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$500$500
International students$3,750$3,750

University of Silesia in Katowice has on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT+++
Maths | Natural Sciences+++
LicencjatAdministration, Art Education, Art Therapy, Biology, Biotechnology, Cultural Studies, Education, Ethnology, Journalism, Music Education, Welfare and Protective Services
MagisterAdministration, Arts and Humanities, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Physics, Social Sciences, Theology
DoktorBiology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Cultural Studies, Engineering, Fine Arts, Geography, Geophysics, History, Linguistics, Literature, Marine Science and Oceanography, Mathematics, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Sociology, Theology

General info

Alternative namesUS
Uniwersytet Slaski w Katowicach
Founded1968
WikipediaUniversity of Silesia in Katowice
AccreditationMinistry of Science and Higher Education; Polish Accreditation Committee
Colorsblue, white
Academic structureFaculty of Fine Arts and Music
Faculty of Biology and Environmental Protection
Faculty of Ethnology and Educational Studies
Faculty of Philology
Faculty of Informatics and Materials Science
Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry
Faculty of Earth Sciences
Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty of Pedagogy and Psychology
Faculty of Law and Administration
Faculty of Radio and Television
Faculty of Theology
Collegium of Interdisciplinary Studies
School of Management
Affiliations and membershipsEUA - European University Association
EUPEN - European Physics Education Network
ELFA - European Law Faculties Association
AUF - Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie
EASSW - European Association of Schools of Social Work
EUNIS - European University Information System
EPSO - European Plant Science Organisation
CERN - Organisation Europeennee pour la Recherche Nucleaire
ECTN - European Chemistry Thematic Network Association

Location and Contacts

Addressul. Bankowa 12
Katowice, Silesian Voivodeship, 40-007
Poland
City population276,000
Phone+48 (32) 359 2272
Fax+48 (32) 359 1178

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