27.11.2020 13:10 By: New Media Department

Why the University of Economics in Katowice?

Do you complete secondary education this year and wonder "what’s next"? Or maybe, just after few semesters, you decide to change your life-path? Or maybe you have already obtained a degree and you crave something more? Whatever the reason, you have come to the right place.


The University of Economics in Katowice is a perfect place to take the first or next step towards a satisfying job, new passion and long-term friendships.

Both humanists and exact minds will find themselves at the university. Theorists will be able to explore the secrets of science they have selected, and specialists and managers will acquire practical skills.

Our advantages

  • a prestigious diploma of a reputable public university;
  • classes with recognised experts – outstanding scientists and practitioners;
  • education methods based on projects;
  • an opportunity to pursue passions (student research groups, student associations, sports);
  • scholarships and tutoring as part of the University of Talents program;
  • scholarships for studies and internships abroad, e.g. Erasmus, at over 500 partner universities or companies around the world;
  • convenient types of fees and discounts for part-time studies;
  • extensive infrastructure (state-of-art libraries, multimedia rooms, swimming pool, gym);
  • relaxation areas, free parking and Wi-Fi;
  • dean’s offices open at weekends for part-time students;
  • language courses;
  • lifelong learning as part of economic education programs for children and youth and the University of Economics of the Third Age;
  • rector’s scholarship for students with exceptional grades;
  • University can be contacted via SnapchatInstagramFacebook, etc.;

Modern educational offer – business and practice

  • the oldest and largest economic university in Silesia;
  • top-quality teaching programs combine over 80 years of tradition and innovation;
  • modern offer and practising lecturers thanks to close cooperation with business;
  • unique study programs and specializations in Polish and English;
  • small groups, great comfort of studying and close contact with lecturers;
  • modern infrastructure – nearly 200 teaching rooms equipped with high-class multimedia equipment;
  • access to the Centre of Modern Information Technology and resources of the Scientific Information Centre and the Academic Library – one of the most state-of-art hybrid libraries in the country;
  • extensive employers’ database – approx. 1500 job offers and approx. 700 internships, traineeships, contracts for specific work or of mandate annually; approx. 300 pending job offers at any time;

Scholarships and internships abroad

  • full-time and part-time students can benefit from scholarships and financial aid;
  • moreover, the university offers other scholarships, e.g. Erasmus, for part of the studies at one of 250 partner universities throughout the world;
  • students may benefit from an extensive offer of international internships – the university database of foreign companies includes over 300 companies around the world;

Sports and passion

If you haven't made any decision yet, check our study offer in English and Polish.

More information about admission you can find on our websites:

Choose your place, your space, your future and become part of UE Katowice!