Tadeusz Kościuszko University of Technology

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Tadeusz Kościuszko University of Technology
Politechnika Krakowska im. Tadeusza Kościuszki
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Established 6 October 1946
Type Public university
Rector Professor Kazimierz Furtak
Academic staff 7
Admin. staff 1232
Students ca. 17,400
Location Kraków, Poland
Campus Urban
Affiliations SOCRATES, EUA, EAIE
Website http://www.pk.edu.pl

Tadeusz Kościuszko University of Technology (Polish: Politechnika Krakowska im. Tadeusza Kościuszki) is a public university located in central Kraków, Poland, established in 1946 and, as an institution of higher learning granted full autonomy in 1954.

Over 37,000 students graduated from the Polytechnic to this day with degrees. Doctorate degrees were granted to 1200 persons and Habilitated degrees - to additional 300. The number of students admitted each year reaches 4500.

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In a survey conducted by the Polish edition of Newsweek in 2008, Krakow University of Technlogy was selected as the best technical university in Poland and the best among all Polish universities.[1]

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Coordinates: 50°04′18″N 19°56′39″E / 50.07167°N 19.94417°E / 50.07167; 19.94417