Silesian University of Technology
It is the oldest technical university in the region and one of the largest in the country.
Established in 1945 as a scientific and didactic base for the most industrialized district in Poland and at the same time one of the most industrialized areas in Europe – Upper Silesia.
Silesian University of Technology is one of the leaders in education of engineering staff in Poland. Faculties of the University for years have occupied leading positions in the engineering studies rankings.
For over 70 years of the current functioning, the Silesian University of Technology has been an important institution of public life and has a special culture-forming and opinion-forming role in the region.