AGH UST near the top of the Perspektywy Ranking

This year’s University Ranking published by Perspektywy Education Foundation, shows AGH UST taking fifth place globally and second among technical universities and colleges.

AGH UST came top of the list among technical universities in the “Scientific Potential” and “Teaching Standards” categories.

Similarly, Technical Physics, Mining and Geology* and Mechatronics** were ranked first in the Degree Course Ranking.

* The Mining and Geology programme is currently taught at AGH UST as:

  • Mining Engineering by the Faculty of Civil Engineering and Resource Management,
  • Geoengineering and Borehole Mining by the Faculty of Drilling, Oil and Gas,
  • Applied Geology by the Faculty of Geology, Geophysics and Environmental Protection.

** The Mechatronics Programme is currently taught at AGH UST as Mechatronic Engineering by the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Robotics

This year’s ranking includes over 71 degree courses

Classification of degree courses provided by AGH UST

II place:

  • Electronics and Telecommunications
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Power Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering and Machine Construction
  • Computer Science
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Materials Engineering
  • Management and Production Engineering

III place:

  • Mine Surveying and Cartography
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Chemical Technology

IV place:

  • Automatics and Robotics
  • Mathematics


With its 21-year history, the Perspektywy University Ranking is widely regarded as the most important university ranking in Poland. The Grand Jury is chaired by Professor Michał Kleiber, former President of the Polish Academy of Sciences.