We Are among the 800 Best World Universities
Gdansk University of Technology (GUT) and only 11 other Polish universities are listed by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings. GUT is among the 800 best Universities in the world. The ranking is based on the following factors: citations, industry income, international outlook, research and teaching.
We Are One of the Best European Technical Universities
Since October 2015, GUT belongs to the Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research (CESAER) – an organization of the best European technical universities. Presently CESAER includes more than 50 universities in 24 countries. GUT is the 3rd Polish university among them.
We Are One of the Most Popular Universities in Poland
For the fifth time in a row GUT is on the 3rd place in the Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education ranking of the universities which candidates to study choose the most often.
Over 120 000 Graduates
GUT has a long academic tradition. In 2004 it was celebrating its 100th anniversary. Since 1904 over 120 000 well-educated young people graduated from our university. GUT graduates easily find a job, often successfully creating and running their own businesses. It is important to stress the fact that earnings of people who graduated from GUT were ranked 2nd in the National Compensation Survey for technical university graduates.
The prestigious European HR Excellence in Research logo
In 2017 the European Commission has granted GUT the right to use the prestigious HR Excellence in Research logo. Gdańsk University of Technology was thus recognized as an institution that provides one of the best work and development conditions for researchers in Europe. The HR Excellence in Research logo is a symbol of quality assuring the highest standards in research and employment.
Widely Recognized Scientific Publications
GUT was granted the ELSEVIER Research Impact Leaders 2016 award for its widely recognized scientific publications, which combine social and technical sciences. The awards are part of the international ELSEVIER initiative, promoting the scientific output of Polish universities in the world. Factors taken into consideration include the citation index, the number of publications in the most prestigious journals and the contribution of international authors.
The Highest International Level of Business Education
MBA studies at GUT were awarded with the international Association of MBAs (AMBA) certificate. This accreditation guarantees the highest quality of education. Only 2% of universities in the whole world have obtained such distinction!
International Activity and Cooperation
The international cooperation is based on approximately 360 international agreements signed with HEIs and other organizations, including: 250 agreements within international mobility programmes; 90 MoUs and 9 double degree agreements. GUT is also a member of various international networks of cooperation, e.g. BSRUN, EUA, CDIO, CESAER. The university participates in numerous international programmes which promote and facilitate international mobility, such as Erasmus+, Erasmus Mundus, EEA Grants, Norway Grants, CEEPUS.
GUT and Inbets
Business transfers are more important to economic growth than start-ups. Unfortunately, the future development of innovative companies is limited due to the unsuccessful business transfer GUT aims during the project to research and develop innovative models and tools to facilitate the transfer of activities by small and medium-sized enterprises. The main results of the project will be a set of tools and methods to facilitate the successful business transfer, an ICT-based system to assess the market value of enterprises and a toolkit of innovative financing models.
Short Film about Gdansk University of Technology (in Polish)