A wide scope of research conducted at the university is a result of the contemporary structure which has been shaped over the last 100 years; the development of the university units was connected with the dynamic development of the country’s economy. Invariably, AGH UST’s ambition has been getting ahead of the present time, a result of which are many innovative solutions in different areas. Research activity of the AGH University of Science and Technology comprises eight subject areas.


Research Subject Areas at AGH UST

  • Information Technologies
  • New Materials and Technologies
  • Environment and Climatic Changes
  • Energy and its Resources
  • Mining
  • Electrical and Mechanical Engineering
  • Exact and Natural Sciences
  • Socio-Economic Sciences and Humanities

Potential of scientific research staff

Number of research staff1921
Full professors157
Associate professors273
Assistant professors1099

* Since 1999