The University of Gdańsk 

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The University of Gdańsk in figures 2015

  • 11 faculties
  • Department of Foreign Languages
  • Department of Physical Education and Sport
  • 69 fields of study
  • 201 specialities
  • 1,670 scientific and teaching staff
  • 26,896 students
  • 17 doctoral studies
  • 1,558  doctoral students
  • 96 post-graduate studies
  • 1,792 post-graduate students
  • 1,570,000 volumes in the collections of the University Library
  • 3,042,870  books available electronically
  • 109,370  periodicals available electronically
  • 42,233  works available in Pomeranian Digital Library
  • Main Library
  • 6 specialist libraries
  • 1,135  places in the reading rooms
  • 7 days a week – reading rooms are open
  • 10 student hostels
  • 2,004 places in student hostels
  • 180 student scientific circles at all faculties
  • 25 inter-faculty student scientific circles, associations and organisations
  • 10 foreign languages for students
  • 1,666 generally available computer stations for students, 1,653  with internet access
  • 97,895,27  – surface area of teaching and scientific buildings currently functioning within the framework of the Oliwa Campus
  • 149,148,17 m2  – surface area of all university buildings fulfilling scientific, teaching and administrative functions
  • 59, 737 m²  – surface area of the investment for the Construction of the Baltic Campus of the University of Gdańsk within the Framework of the Infrastructure and Environment Operational Programme 2007-2013 
  • 9 new buildings within the framework of the Project for the Construction of the Baltic Campus of the University of Gdańsk - 3 completed investment projects: Faculty of Social Sciences and the Institute of Geography, Faculty of Chemistry, Faculty of Biology; 3 investment projects in course of completion: a new building for Modern Languages and for the central administration, the Institute of Biotechnology; and 3 planned investment projects:  the Institute of Computer Sciences, the, Sports and Recreation Centre, student hostel
Author: Beata Czechowska-Derkacz, rzecznik prasowy UG
Translator: David Malcolm
Last updated: 03.03.2015