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University of Warsaw
University of Warsaw (UW) is the top higher education institution and leading research center in Poland, offering studies and specializations within the humanities and mathematical and natural sciences. UW is recognized by prestigious international rankings, such as the ARWU Shanghai Ranking, the QS Top Universities and the Times Higher Education World University Rankings. POLITYKA weekly ranks UW as the best Polish university due to its high quality of research and scientific pursuit.
The University of Warsaw is the biggest Polish university with over 53,500 students studying in 20 faculties and 30 divisions. The University’s scholars and students achieve outstanding global success in the areas of IT sciences, archaeology, astronomy and physics.
The University of Warsaw was established in 1816. It is here where the ingenious pianist Fryderyk Chopin studied, and where Nobel prize winners Henryk Sienkiewicz, Menachem Begin, Czesław Miłosz, Józef Rotblat and Leonid Hurwicz obtained their education. Over the last 200 years UW has had a strong influence on intellectual and cultural life in the capital city of Poland. www.uw.edu.pl