Cracow University of Technology

World University Rankings 2023

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Cracow University of Technology is one of the best public technical universities in Poland with 75-year-long tradition of educating engineers. It is ranked in the following international rankings:

  • Shanghai Ranking's Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2019 – Mechanical Engineering (#301 – 400)
  • 2020 Emerging Europe and Central Asia University Rankings (#79)
  • The Three University Missions Ranking 2019 (#1001 – 1100)
  • UI GreenMetric World University Ranking 2018 (#572)
  • U-Multirank

Cracow University of Technology comprises 8 faculties (departments):

  • Architecture
  • Chemical Engineering and Technology
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science and Telecommunications
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Environmental and Power Engineering
  • Materials Engineering and Physics
  • Mechanical Engineering

Cracow University of Technology offers numerous English-taught bachelor and master programmes as well as courses. Some programmes are organised along with foreign universities, thus enabling students to earn a double degree. All programmes comply with the national legislation governing university education and are, therefore, recognised globally. Cracow University of Technology is a member of the European University Association (EUA).

Programmes offered by the Faculty of Civil Engineering and Faculty of Architecture are accredited by the European Network for Accreditation of Engineering Education. Moreover the bachelor and master programmes in architecture and landscape architecture are accredited by the Royal Institute of British Architects and the International Federation of Landscape Architects (IFLA) Europe respectively.

Cracow University of Technology was awarded the Logo Human Resources Excellence in Research by the European Commission. The University cooperates with more than 160 international universities and institutes from more than 50 countries. It has a strong 30-year-long cooperation with the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN). Researchers from Cracow University of Technology participated in the design and launch of the world's largest scientific instrument, which is the Large Hadron Collider.

Cracow University of Technology has an extensive cooperation with companies such as: Microsoft, IBM, NOKIA, Motorola, CISCO, COMARCH, Caterpillar, Delphi or Strabag, and there is a technology transfer centre at the University. Cracow University of Technology’s students and alumni find professional jobs in regional, national and global companies.

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Key statistics

  • 12.9
    No. of students per staff
  • 2%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 13,339
    Number of FTE Students
  • 38 : 62
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
Based on data collected for the (1) 2023 World University Rankings


Find a course at Cracow University of Technology

  • Physical sciences

    • Physics & Astronomy
    • Mathematics & Statistics
    • Geology, Environmental, Earth & Marine Sciences
  • Arts & humanities

    • Architecture
  • Engineering & technology

    • Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
    • General Engineering
    • Civil Engineering
    • Chemical Engineering
    • Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  • Computer science

    • Computer Science