Next year in the autumn, the UWM will offer a new programme of studies - chemistry. This is the result of the support provided by the provincial authorities. On 24 May, the Rector of the UWM and the Marshal of the Province signed an agreement to this effect.
The Institute of History and International Relations at the University of Warmia and Mazury (UWM) has launched interdisciplinary cthis academic year. It is the first course of its kind in Poland focusing on educating leaders and specialists needed, for example, in the uniformed services and international organizations.
In February 2019 a new specialty of biotechnology is scheduled to open at the field of study of environmental engineering. It is a new educational offer jointly provided by the University of Warmia and Mazury and Offenburg University of Applied Sciences in Germany.
The Polish Accreditation Committee has given an outstanding grade to the course of zootechnics at the UWM Faculty of Animal Bioengineering.
The Medical Council of India placed the Faculty of Medicine of the UWM on the list of medical schools recognized in this country. This opens up an opportunity for graduates from Kortowo to seek employment in India.
The Senate of the University of Warmia and Mazury conferred upon Professor Aart de Kruif the title of honorary doctorate. This most important award was presented for outstanding scientific and organizational achievements in the field of clinical veterinary science.
We have distinctly risen. The 9th place among the Polish universities and the 27th place among all of the Polish higher education institutions. This is the position of UWM in the ranking of Polish higher education institutions run by the Perspektywy Foundation.
The University Teaching Hospital has the only bi-plane angiograph in Poland, a device which is also the most modern in Europe. It will make the treatment of vascular diseases and tumors easier and more effective.
The Ministry of Science and Higher Education will grant the UWM 10 million PLN, including 2 million in 2018, towards a new building for the Faculty of Law and Administration and the Faculty of Social Studies.
Zortrax, a company from Olsztyn, and the University of Warmia and Mazury have signed an agreement (January 11) on long-term co-operation.