DSW University of Lower Silesia is number 1 among non-public universities in Lower Silesia for the 18th consecutive year, according to the Perspektywy 2023 ranking of higher education institutions, published for the 24th time. This year, our university was also ranked 10th in a list of the best non-public universities from across the country. 


The first place in Lower Silesia among non-public universities in the Perspektywy ranking is an important distinction for our university. In this year's ranking, the university also took 10th place among all non-public universities in Poland.


The ranking was prepared by the Educational Foundation "Perspektywy". The ranking includes Academic Universities, Non-Public Universities and Public Vocational Universities. It also evaluated 74 fields of study among all Polish universities. This ranking is the first one published taking into account the results of the evaluation of the quality of academic activity of HEIs for 2017-2021. It takes into account 30 indicators grouped into seven criteria:


  • Prestige,
  • Graduates on the labour market,
  • Scientific potential,
  • Innovation,
  • Scientific efficiency,
  • Educational conditions,
  • Internationalisation.

In the case of non-public HEIs, an important criterion for assessment was also the practical nature of the studies conducted.

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