Our staff. Faculty of Economics and Sociology is the biggest from the twelve faculties of the University of Lodz. It employs 550 people, 416 of whom are academic teachers. Almost every fourth of them is an associate or titular professor. Research and didactic work is conducted here within 7 main institutes. Many of our graduates and academic staff have played an important role in Poland’s public life, as well as in the European Union’s institutions.
Educational offer. After Poland’s accession to the EU the role of higher education has become more significant. Nowadays we are proud to have one of the best educational offers in economical and social fields in central Poland. Today we educate over 10,000 students which means 25% students of the University of Lodz study here. We offer 13 majors and 11 specialties available for all students; mural, extra-mural, interested in BA as well as MA studies; doctoral and post-graduate trainings. Classes and lectures are held in Polish and English. We support and appreciate the activities of student organizations.
Research. Our Faculty conducts multidirectional research in Poland and abroad. We hold dean’s lectures conducted by outstanding economists and humanists recognized in the world of science.
International cooperation and scholarships. The Faculty’s staff successfully realizes international grants and research projects. We cooperate with universities from Europe, North and South Americas and Asia. Our employees and students can benefit from scholarships within the LLP Erasmus Program around Europe as well as from Summer School seminars in Brazil, Ecuador and Russia.
Modern infrastructure. Faculty of Economics and Sociology has been supremely equipped with modern computers accessible in many labs and classrooms. Internet access is also available in an internet café and in kiosks. Faculty has its own library, publishing house and a bookstore. Students dine in a popular canteen, there are also two buffets with snack and lunch meals.