The Academy of Fine Arts in Katowice has two faculties; it offers prospective students education at the Faculty of Art: in the fields of Graphic Art and Painting, and at the Faculty of Design: in the fields of Graphic Design and Industrial Design.
The Silesian University of Technology (SUT), is the oldest technical university in the region and one of the most prestigious in Poland. It was established in 1945 as a scientific and educational facility for Upper Silesia, the most industrialized area in Poland, and one of the most industrialized in Europe. For over 70 years of its history, it has always been a public institution, playing a cultural and opinion forming role in the region.
Medical University od Silesia in Katowice (SUM) is University with 70-year tradition, taking care of the highest quality of education and constantly modifying its educational offer, adapted to the requirements of the modern labor market.
One of the five public economics universities in Poland, the largest and oldest school of business in Silesia. Since the beginning, it has focused on education in modern economics and cooperation with business and public administration. It runs academically and practically oriented degree courses. Currently, more than 10,000 students pursue their education at the four faculties based in Katowice: Economics, Management, Finance and Insurance, Informatics and Communication, and at the Faculty of Business, Finance and Administration in Rybnik. The university consistently implements the internationalization strategy. Students take advantage of a variety of exchange programs and scholarships for studies and work placements in over 400 firms and almost 200 partner universities worldwide. The academic employer database offers approx. 1,500 jobs and nearly 700 job placements annually.
University of Silesia in Katowice is one of the largest and most dynamically developing public universities in Poland. Founded in 1968, the University of Silesia quickly established a reputation as a vibrant academic institution and an important interdisciplinary research hub. With a tradition of launching new programmes to best meet the needs of rapidly changing labor markets, the University of Silesia offers students a variety of programs and specialized fields of study. With outstanding research teams and well-equipped laboratories, we are an important player on the global research arena. We actively participate in European Commission initiatives focused both on educational and scientific development, and realize projects within the frame of programmes such as Erasmus+ and Horizon 2020.