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SGH Warsaw School of Economics

Szkoła Główna Handlowa w Warszawie (SGH)

  address: al. Niepodległości 162
02-554 Warsaw, Poland
phone: +48 22 564 77 77

Founded in 1906, SGH Warsaw School of Economics (Szkoła Główna Handlowa w Warszawie, SGH) is the oldest public university of economics and business in Poland.

Education. SGH Warsaw School of Economics offers many opportunities to study economics and business. Besides our Bachelor’s, Master’s and PhD programmes we also offer post-graduate and executive studies for people interested in lifelong learning.

Our educational system complies with the Bologna Declaration, which assumes:

  • a system of academic grades which are easy to read and compare internationally, including the introduction of the diploma supplement,
  • a system based on three cycles: a first cycle (Bachelor) geared to the employment market and lasting at least three years; a second cycle (Master); and a third cycle – doctoral studies,
  • a system of accumulation and transfer of credits (ECTS),
  • mobility of students, teachers and researchers,
  • cooperation with regard to quality assurance,
  • the European dimension of higher education.

Research. Traditionally, SGH Warsaw School of Economics has been a centre for scientific research in economics and management. Research projects are carried out by five collegia. Each year, our research results in over 1,5 thousand published books, monographies, scripts, coursebooks, articles and research papers. Every year, SGH also publishes a bilingual, Polish & English report on the competitiveness of the country’s economy.

International cooperation. SGH has traditionally been open to exchange of knowledge, educational and research experience with foreign academic centres. The School maintains international contacts cooperating with over 300 foreign universities, and takes part in research activities conducted in collaboration with foreign centres. Each year foreign academics visit the School to attend seminars and conferences, give lectures and participate in joint research projects. SGH also takes part in a wide range of international student exchange programmes. SGH is involved in several international programmes for faculty and students. As the only university from Poland SGH is a member of CEMS. It offers a prestigious Master in International Management programme.

Student life. There are about 70 students’ organisations at SGH. They make the university teem with life and activity almost incessantly.

Facts & figures

  • Established in 1906
  • 801 faculty members
  • over 18 000 students
  • 1314 foreign students


SGH Warsaw School of Economics:
al. Niepodległości 162, 02-554 Warsaw, Poland
phone: +48 22 564 77 77