Facts and Figures | University of Gdańsk

The University of Gdańsk in figures 2015

autor: Beata Czechowska-Derkacz, rzecznik prasowy UG, tłumacz: David Malcolm

September 2015

  • 11 faculties
  • Department of Foreign Languages
  • Department of Physical Education and Sport
  • 74 fields of study
  • 221 specialities
  • 1,700 scientific and teaching staff
  • 27,233 students
  • 21 doctoral studies
  • 1,609 doctoral students
  • 107 post-graduate studies
  • 1,753 post-graduate students
  • 1,585,000 volumes in the collections of the University Library
  • 3,042,870 books available electronically
  • 109,370 periodicals available electronically
  • 47,534 works available in Pomeranian Digital Library
  • Main Library
  • 6 specialist libraries
  • 1,127 places in the reading rooms
  • 7 days a week – reading rooms are open
  • 9 student hostels
  • 1,716 places in student hostels
  • 180 student scientific circles at all faculties
  • 29 inter-faculty student scientific circles, associations and organisations
  • 11 study/research groups for doctoral students
  • 8 foreign languages for students
  • 1,769 generally available computer stations for students, 1,756 with internet access
  • 125,579,15 m2 – usable surface area of teaching and scientific buildings currently functioning within the framework of the Oliwa Campus
  • 244,087,76 m2  – usable surface area of all university buildings fulfilling scientific, teaching and administrative functions
  • 46,067 m²  – usable 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 
  • 10 new buildings within the framework of the Project for the Construction of the Baltic Campus of the University of Gdańsk. 8 completed investment projects: Faculty of Law and Administration, The Library of the University of Gdańsk, Faculty of Social Sciences and the Institute of Geography, Faculty of Chemistry, Faculty of Biology, a new building for Modern Languages and for the central administration, the Institute of Biotechnology and 2 planned investment projects: the Institute of Computer Sciences, Sports and Recreation Centre.