University of Lodz

Lódz, Poland
The highly respected University of Lodz is one of the leading institutions of higher education in Poland. For decades it has been also one of the biggest and most popular Polish universities. It was established in 1945 as a successor of educational institutions active in Lodz in earlier times. The 12 faculties of the University provide programmes in 38 fields of study and 160 specializations.



Founded in 1945, it now has 12 faculties. At our University, we enjoy an international atmosphere – our students come from about 80 different countries. We also host the famous School of Polish for Foreigners – the oldest and most recognized institution of this kind in Poland.


  • Faculty of Biology and Environmental Protection
  • Faculty of Economics and Sociology
  • Faculty of Philology
  • Faculty of Philosophy and History
  • Faculty of Physics and Applied Informatics
  • Faculty of Chemistry
  • Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
  • Faculty of Geographical Sciences
  • Faculty of International and Political Studies
  • Faculty of Educational Sciences
  • Faculty of Law and Administration
  • Faculty of Management

Master's Programmes

Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (2)
Computer Science & IT (1)
Humanities (1)
Journalism & Media (1)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (1)


Library services

The University Library is one of the biggest and most modern academic libraries in Poland. At present, its total collection amounts to 3 million volumes. The University provides access to a state-of-the-art Sports Centre. Apart from abundant opportunities for social life (countless pubs), the students can join about 120 societies, scientific clubs, associations and other academic organizations.

Student Life

Campus life

The University has 10 dormitories with a capacity of over 4,000, which are situated in a wide campus area called Lumumbowo, packed with greenery and resembling a park. The university campus offers modern rooms within walking distance from most faculty buildings.

Other Degrees