Warsaw University of Life Sciences - SGGW (WULS-SGGW)

Introduction

Warsaw University of Life Sciences (SGGW) is the oldest agricultural academic school in Poland, its history dates back to 1816. At present, the university consists of 13 faculties; there are 27,000 students enrolled. They can choose from 34 disciplines and 61 specialties. The research and education covers the entire field of agriculture related sciences, among the others: Landscape Architecture, Biology, Biotechnology, Economics, Finance and Banking, Regional Planning, Informatics and Econometrics, Environmental Engineering, Forestry, Environment Protection, Horticulture, Agriculture, Sociology, Agricultural and Forestry Techniques, Wood Technology, Commodity Sciences, Tourism and Recreation, Food Technology, Human Nutrition, Veterinary Medicine, Management and Production Engineering, Management and Marketing, Animal Science. Within the Erasmus+ programme SGGW offers a wide range of subjects taught in English.

The new campus of Warsaw University of Life Sciences is located in Ursynów. The Palace of Julian Ursyn Niemcewicz the offices of the University authorities are situated. The campus is made up of different faculty buildings, student dormitories, facilities such as Sport Center, SGGW Hotel, the Main Library as well as the building with the conference hall, better known as the Crystal Auditorium, where most celebrated academic events take place.

Mission of the University: To provide society with knowledge and education characterized by multidisciplinarity and internationality in the wide area of environmentally oriented sustainable development.

Faculties

  • Faculty of Agriculture
  • Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
  • Faculty of Forestry
  • Faculty of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture
  • Faculty of Engineering and Environmental Science
  • Faculty of Wood Technology
  • Faculty of Animal Sciences
  • Faculty of Food Technology
  • Faculty of Human Nutrition and Consumer Sciences
  • Faculty of Production Engineering
  • Faculty of Agricultural Economics
  • Faculty of Humanities
  • Faculty of Applied Informatics and Mathematics
This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Polish

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Programs

This school also offers:

MSc

MSc Environmental Protection: Restoration & Management of Environment

Campus Full time 3 semesters March 2017 Poland Warsaw

Provides students with a comprehensive and interdisciplinary environmental knowledge presented by the best specialists from a range of scientific areas [+]

Mission of the Study

The Interfaculty Study of Environmental Protection aims at providing students with a comprehensive and interdisciplinary environmental knowledge presented by the best specialists from a range of scientific areas from different faculties of Warsaw University of Life Sciences - SGGW.

 

Aim of the specialization (major)

This specialization has been established to provide its students with (i) understanding of biological processes, legal aspects and management rules of environmental protection, and (ii) a range of tools for future specialists who will be capable of securing the good quality of the environment and who will possess skills to solve problems regarding the natural environment on different levels.... [-]


MSc in Computer Science and Econometrics: Information Systems in Management

Campus Full time 3 - 4 semesters October 2016 Poland Warsaw

This program is aimed at education of computer engineers and economical analysts. [+]

Mission of the Faculty

The modern economy is fully supported by the computer science. The financial sector and rural economy are among many social and economical domains undergoing deep changes. The mission of the Faculty is to form engineers who understand the contemporary world and analyze it using computer methods and algorithms. An important role in this task plays the specialization of Information Systems in Management

 

Mission of the specialization (major)

The specialization, realized fully in English, focuses on the computer science tools used in the economical institutions, such as banks, stock markets etc. It is aimed at education of computer engineers and economical analysts. This specialty is focused on the use of high level programming languages, design and programming of the databases, the design and administration of the computer networks and modern information systems.... [-]


MSc in Economics: Economics and Organization of Enterprises

Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2016 Poland Warsaw

Provides students with broad academic knowledge and facilitates them to develop skills that would prepare them for careers in the dynamic global business environment. [+]

Mission of the Faculty

The mission of the Faculty is to form economists who would understand the contemporary economic world and analyze it using analytical methods. The ability to fully understand the functioning of the local and the global economies are essential for leaders in both the public and private sectors. A good knowledge of the impact that different economic policies, competitive strategies and consumer behaviors have on companies and their environment provides managers a competitive edge.

 

Mission of the specialization (major)

The aim of this two - year programme is to provide students with broad academic knowledge and to facilitate them to develop skills that would prepare them for careers in the dynamic global business environment. Graduates of the programme will be ready for corporate careers, positions in government and for starting and running their own businesses.... [-]


MSc in Environmental Engineering

Campus Full time 4 semesters March 2017 Poland Warsaw

Specialisation: "Information Systems in Water Resources Management". [+]

Mission of the Faculty

Sustainable development of the modern society requires, among others, specialists able to describe, understand and analyze processes occurring in the environment and apply to that engineering knowledge and solutions. The mission of the Faculty is to form engineers who understand environmental complexity of the contemporary world and analyze it using modern engineering methods and tools.

Mission of the specialization (major)

The specialization programme focuses on the scientific analysis of physical, environmental, technical, socio-economic and legal aspects of water resources management. It aims to provide students with understanding of these aspects and their mutual interactions and with ability to devise sustainable and technically effective solutions to water resources management. An application of the Information Systems plays an important role in achieving this aim.... [-]


MSc in Horticulture

Campus Full time 3 semesters March 2017 Poland Warsaw

Provides students with understanding of biological background in growing horticultural crops and postharvest "life" of vegetables, fruits and ornamental plants. [+]

Mission of the Faculty

Horticultural plants are a very important part of human environment, human diet and are used in a natural medicine as a remedy against many civilization diseases.

The faculty of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture aims at providing students with a comprehensive knowledge of modern horticulture, including growing and postharvest technologies of horticultural crops grown in temperate climate - vegetable crops, medicinal plants, fruits, ornamental plants, knowledge of integrated pest management, pro-ecological production, biotechnological methods, landscape protection, etc.

 

Mission of the specialization (major)

The specialization in horticulture has been established to provide students with understanding of biological background in growing horticultural crops and postharvest "life" of vegetables, fruits and ornamental plants. The programme aims also to introduce students to the up-to-date knowledge of environmental-friendly and ecological methods of production of vegetables, fruits and medicinal plants, their storage and postharvest technologies, of using ornamental plants in human environment as well as knowledge of integrated pest management (IPM).... [-]


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Warsaw University of Life Sciences

Address Nowoursynowska 166
Warsaw 02-787, Poland
Phone +48 22 593 10 00