Established (year): 1945
Type: Public University
Main specialization(s): Architecture and urban planning|Chemical engineering|Civil engineering
Rector: Professor Kazimierz FURTAK PhD, DSc.
PROFILE – SHORT DESCRIPTION
By relating to great academic traditions, such as seeking the truth, respect for knowledge and skills, reliable spreading of the above, open-mindedness towards new ideas, respecting the dignity and civil rights of all people and also respecting the academic freedom, the Cracow University of Technology:
- Educates highly qualified engineers who can cope with national and global industry challenges
- Educates academic staff by supporting the development of their scientific passion and their participation in national and international scientific exchange
- Serves the economy and the whole society by solving technical and technological problems and by implementing scientific studies into economic practice.
By realising its goals the University of Technology Works towards creating a national, European and global space for research and education. It thrives towards interdisciplinary studies and research, combining technical science with mathematical, environmental, economical, legal and social sciences, using information technologies. It develops the ability to self-educate in students, giving them a good basis for work on the modern market, arising with the development of civilization.