80th Anniversary of the University

We are proud to announce that Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Republic of Poland, Archbishop of Katowice, Bishop of the Diocese of Katowice Lutheran Church, Mayor of the City of Rybnik and the Consul of the Republic of Croatia in Opole are the honorary patrons of the anniversary of the University of Economics in Katowice.

The inauguration of the 2016/2017 academic year launches the celebrations of the 80th anniversary of the University of Economics in Katowice. The anniversary year will offer the academic community an opportunity to participate in and enjoy a series of celebratory events.

The unofficial start of the anniversary took place during the celebrations commemorating the 150th anniversaryof the birth of Karol Adamiecki, the patron of the university in the years 1972-2009 and one of the founders of scientific management. On March 17, a formal academic session was held to mark the occasion. Officially, however, the anniversary year starts with the inauguration of the 2016/2017 academic year and will culminate in the University Day on January 11, 2017.

The anniversary celebrations will feature a seriesof events and a number of scientific publications.

More information on the anniversary is available on a dedicated website at www.ue.katowice.pl/anniversary