Białystok Technical University

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Bialystok University of Technology
Politechnika Białostocka
Politechnika Białostocka - wydział informatyki(2).jpg
BTU Faculty of Computer Science
Established December 1, 1949 (1949-12-01)
Type Public
Rector Prof. Lech Dzienis, DSc, PhD, PE
Students 13 776
Location Białystok, Podlaskie Voivodeship, Poland
53°07′00″N 23°08′46″E / 53.11667°N 23.14611°E / 53.11667; 23.14611Coordinates: 53°07′00″N 23°08′46″E / 53.11667°N 23.14611°E / 53.11667; 23.14611
Affiliations Socrates-Erasmus
Website http://pb.edu.pl/en/
Bialystok Technical University Logo
Sports hall
Center of Modern Education (known as Kloc)

Bialystok University of Technology (Polish: Politechnika Białostocka) was opened on December 1, 1949. It was preceded first by a technical college – the Evening College of Engineering in Białystok, founded by the Polish Federation of Engineering Associations in 1949. It had two faculties: Electrical and Mechanical Engineering. In 1974 the College of Engineering was granted the status of a Technical University with 4 faculties and 3 inter-faculty departments.[1]

Faculties[edit]

  • Faculty of Architecture
    • Architecture and Urban Planning - 1st degree, 2nd degree courses
    • Interior Design - 1st degree, 2nd degree courses
    • Graphic Arts - 1st degree courses
  • Faculty of Civil Engineering and Environmental Engineering
    • Landscape Architecture - 1st degree, 2nd degree courses
    • Civil Engineering - 1st degree, 2nd degree, 3rd degree courses
    • Environmental Engineering - 1st degree, 2nd degree, 3rd degree courses
    • Environmental Protection - 1st degree, 2nd degree courses
    • Space Economy - 1st degree, 2nd degree courses
    • Right to confer doctoral degrees: civil engineering, environmental engineering
    • Right to confer post-doctoral degrees: civil engineering
  • Faculty of Computer Science
    • Computer Science - 1st degree, 2nd degree courses
    • Mathematics - 1st degree, 2nd degree courses
    • Right to confer doctoral degrees: computer science
  • Faculty of Electrical Engineering
    • Electronics and Telecommunications - 1st degree, 2nd degree courses
    • Electrical Engineering - 1st degree, 2nd degree, 3rd degree courses
    • Energetics - 1st degree courses
    • Right to confer doctoral degrees: electronics, electrical engineering
    • Right to confer post-doctoral degrees: electrical engineering
  • Faculty of Forestry in Hajnówka
    • Forestry - 1st degree courses
  • Faculty of Management
    • Logistics - 1st degree courses
    • Management - 1st degree, 2nd degree courses
    • Management and Production Engineering - 1st degree, 2nd degree courses
    • Political Science - 1st degree courses
    • Tourism And Recreation - 1st degree, 2nd degree courses
  • Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
    • Agriculture and Forestry Engineering - 1st degree
    • Automatic Control and Robotics - 1st degree, 2nd degree courses
    • Biomedical Engineering - 1st degree, 2nd degree courses
    • Education In Technology and Informatics - 1st degree
    • Mechanical Engineering - 1st degree, 2nd degree courses
    • Machine Design and Maintenance - 3rd degree courses
    • Mechanics - 3rd degree courses
    • Right to confer doctoral degrees: machine design and maintenance, mechanics
    • Right to confer post-doctoral degrees: machine design and maintenance, mechanics

School Authorities[edit]

  • Rector: Prof. Lech Dzienis, DSc, PhD, PE
  • Vice-Rector for Scientific Research: Prof. Jan Dorosz, DSc, PhD, Eng.
  • Vice-Rector for Students' Affairs: Grażyna Łaska, DSc, PhD
  • Vice-Rector for Development and Cooperation: Prof. Roman Kaczyński, DSc, PhD, Eng.
  • Director of Administration:

Staff[edit]

  • Professors: 140
  • Habilitated doctors: 7
  • Senior lecturers: 290
  • Teachers (total): 791
  • Total staff: 1 488

Number of students[edit]

  • Total: 13 776

Levels of study offered by institution[edit]

  • Shorter/intermediate university level qualifications
  • First main university level final qualifications
  • Advanced/postgraduate study

Diplomas and degrees[edit]

  • B.A. B.Sc.
  • M.A. M.Sc.

International cooperation[edit]

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