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<ul><li> 1. University of Warsaw</li></ul> <p> 2. We are in the centre of Europe... the 10th largestcountry in Europe ca 38 millioninhabitants member of the EUsince 2004Sources:http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/4/44/Map-Europe-Outermost-regions.PNG/950px-Map-Europe-Outermost-regions.PNGCopyright 2011 by the International Relations Office, University of Warsaw 3. ...andin the heart of PolandCopyright 2011 by the International Relations Office, University of Warsaw 4. WarsawSources:http://newzar.files.wordpress.com/2009/12/waw.jpg http://www.destination360.com/europe/poland/images/s/stare-miasto-warsaw.jpg http://www.fotografie-warszawa.znaker.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/05/plac-zamkowy-warszawa1.jpg http://wars.blox.pl/resource/Zamkowy.JPG Copyright 2011 by the International Relations Office, University of Warsaw 5. University of WarsawPublic, comprehensive universityThe largest Higher EducationInstitution in PolandRanked number one HEI inPoland according to different andindependent polls in 2010 and2011 Copyright 2011 by the International Relations Office, University of Warsaw 6. Locations of the UniversitySpread throughout the entireWarsawThree campuses: Main Campus social sciences, humanities, and rectors office &amp; administration Ochota Campus natural sciences, exact sciences Suew Campus management sciencesCopyright 2011 by the International Relations Office, University of Warsaw 7. University of Warsaw the past Founded in 1816 Coat of arms Rich history Famous graduatesKazimierz Palace, XVII / XVIII century. Copyright has expired for this pictureCopyright 2011 by the International Relations Office, University of Warsaw 8. Students53, 500 students in 2010 (1 ,300 non-native)19 faculties &amp; almost 30 teaching andresearch units120 programmes of studies (BA &amp;MA programmes)192 postgraduate programmes3 MBA programmes Open UniversityCopyright 2011 by the International Relations Office, University of Warsaw 9. Study programmes in English BA degree:MA degree: Archeology Archeology International Relations American Studies Philosophy Chemistry Development Economics Environmental Management International Business Program International Economics International Relations Philosophy Psychology (long-cycle, 5 years) Political Science Quantitative Finance Copyright 2011 by the International Relations Office, University of Warsaw 10. Study programmes in EnglishPhD: Chemistry Fundamental Problems of Quantum Gravity and Quantum Field Theory Mathematical Methods in Natural Sciences Nano and Bio Science The Traditions of Mediterranean Humanism and the Challenges of Our Times: the Frontiers of Humanity Towards Advanced Functional Materials and Novel DevicesMBA: Executive MBA International MBA Programme Copyright 2011 by the International Relations Office, University of Warsaw 11. EmployeesOver 6, 200 employeesOver 3, 200 academic staff (incl.over 800 proffesors)Ca. 7, 000 of works werepublishedMore than 400 scientificconferences were held in 2010ERC grantsCopyright 2011 by the International Relations Office, University of Warsaw 12. University LibraryOne of the three largest collections of scholarly &amp; scientific books in PolandHoldings of ca. 5, 700, 000 items (incl. books, journals, special items such as manuscripts, old prints, graphic art. Collection, music, cartographic items)E-resources available from home computersCa. 60 data-bases online10 000 m of beautiful roof gardensCopyright 2011 by the International Relations Office, University of Warsaw 13. Selected student activities Students Union (Samorzd Studentw UW) Erasmus Student Network ESN UW Academic choir Warszawianka song &amp; dance ensemble Radio CAMPUS AEGEE European Students Forum Academic theater &amp; theater Hybrydy Film Discussion Club Student research groups Various magazines and newspapersCopyright 2011 by the International Relations Office, University of Warsaw 14. International Cooperation 240 bilateral agreements withuniversities from 54 countriesErasmus 2010/2011 - ca 1 200 Erasmus agreements, - 400 partner institutions from 30 countries, - ca 2 100 students &amp; staff mobility flows, - budget 3 550 000 Partner university in 15 ErasmusMundus A2 projects so far mostlyfocused on cooperation with EU &amp;Asian countries Copyright 2011 by the International Relations Office, University of Warsaw 15. UWs basic strategic objectives to increase the competitiveness of theuniversity on the European &amp; global scene to strengthen the University regionalcooperation to develop &amp; intensify interdisciplinaryapproaches and multidisciplinary research teams to improve the teaching &amp; curricula, as well asquality of management of the UniversityCopyright 2011 by the International Relations Office, University of Warsaw 16. Priorities for 2007-2013Developing innovative educationalproducts to meet the growing demandsof the market - particularly at cycles 2&amp; 3, post-diploma studies, lifelong &amp;e-learning programmes, focususing onteaching in foreign languagesIncreasing student &amp; staff mobility as akey tool for personal development,enriching the learning &amp; researchexperience, improving knowledgetransfer Copyright 2011 by the International Relations Office, University of Warsaw 17. Priorities for 2007-2013Promoting European Higher Education Areathrough active participation in multilateralprojects, networks, associations, joint degreesand initiatives at regional and internationallevelPursuing the University mission within thesociety giving wide access to knowledge andacquisition of skills to all who are entitled(incl. students from rural areas, persons withdisabilities) by increasing the number of openevents/lectures (Open University) andthrough Internet courses (Centre for Openand Multimedia Education)Copyright 2011 by the International Relations Office, University of Warsaw 18. Priorities for 2007-2013Fostering UW industry cooperation e.g. bymeans of the New Technologies Centre(CeNT) and the University TechnologyTransfer CentreImproving the electronic University Systemfor Study Support USOS ensuring highquality modern management, teachingprocess and mobility Copyright 2011 by the International Relations Office, University of Warsaw 19. For more informationvisit our vebsite www.uw.edu.plCopyright 2011 by the International Relations Office, University of Warsaw</p>