About University of Łódz

The University of Lodz is at the forefront of higher education in Poland with a leading position in the Lodz region. Modern infrastructure, high quality of education and a wide range of courses studied in foreign languages, all of them attract a large number of international candidates both for full-time degree programmes and for student exchange. Through a variety of projects, such as University Diversity, the UL builds academic community around the values of respect for cultural, religious and diverse identities as well as social sensitivity. We aim at integrating and sharing our diversity also with the local community and business – this way, through research, teaching activities and public events, the university makes a difference to the social and economic well-being globally. There are students of 95 nationalities studying at the University of Lodz! What’s more, UL is ranked 3rd in Poland in terms of international full-degree students!For decades, University of Lodz has been one of the biggest and most popular Polish universities. It was established in 1945 as a successor of educational institutions active in the city of Lodz, 3rd biggest city in Poland, in earlier times. The 13 faculties of the University provide programmes in 117 fields of study and 218 specializations. In addition, the University offers doctoral programmes, and more than 50 postgraduate curricula including an MBA programme. The 24 000 students that attend classes at different faculties of the University are taught by 2217 academic teachers. The interest in studying at the University of Lodz is determined not only by a high quality of instruction, but also by modern fields of study adapted to the changing demands of the labour market. University of Lodz embraces modern ways of teaching including online and hybrid ones. It perceives international cooperation as a way to foster its development and continue the city’s tradition. Our institution regularly hosts guest speakers, renowned politicians, businessmen and cultural representatives from Poland and abroad. The University is repeatedly ranked among the top higher education institutions in Poland, and it especially excels in such fields of study as economics and management, linguistic sciences and international relations. UL is one of few Polish Universities which gained a place in the QS World University Rankings. Degree programmes in Economics and Business Management have received prestigious international IACBE accreditation (International Accreditation Council for Business Education). 

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