Lublin University of Technology was founded in 1953. The University is located in the southeastern part of Poland. Its campus is one of the best-designed and equipped teaching and research centers in Poland. Apart from modern facilities, the campus features historic buildings. LUT ranks high among Polish universities in the number of patent and utility model applications. The university is also the leader in the number of patents and protection rights granted. LUT is a quadruple Leader of Innovation in the “Perspektywy” Education Foundation ranking.
There are around 9000 students at LUT and foreigners constitute over 10% of the LUT student body. The university’s alumni are characterized as competent specialists who understand the relationship of research and technology with social and civilizational development. Faculty members, students, and doctoral students of the Lublin University of Technology have been the laureates of various research competitions, and have received medals at international exhibitions of inventions in Geneva, Valencia, and Santa Clara, USA. Students may choose between 29 fields of study in Polish and 2 programs in English taught at six faculties.
LUT cooperates with several EU and non-EU universities within Erasmus+ and other international exchange programs, giving the students many opportunities to gain unforgettable experiences while studying or doing internships abroad. LUT also offers many extracurricular activities to get involved in, such as science clubs, traditional and contemporary dance groups, academic choir, academic sports federation, yacht clubs, and many more. Lublin University of Technology hosts the Student Culture Days “Juwenalia” Festival every year. The event attracts scores of music lovers who can watch and listen to live performances of the greatest music stars.