Katarzyna Zillmann continues to be the best. On 15th September 2018, a rower from the Nicolaus Copernicus University won the gold medal in the women’s quadruple sculls during the World Championships organized in Bulgarian Plovdiv.
NCU in the Shanghai Ranking
The Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń confirmed its presence in the world elite of higher education schools. It is listed in the so-called Shanghai ranking (Academic Ranking of World Universities - AGWU). Thus, the NCU is classified in all the major world rankings of higher education schools (in addition to the ARWU, these are: the QS World University Rankings and Times Higher Education World University Ranking).
Return of the ERASMUS graduates
From Wednesday, 22nd August 2018, the Nicolaus Copernicus University hosts almost 30 Erasmus graduates from the 2008/09 academic year. The former NCU students were from 10 countries, among them from France, Spain, Germany, Italy and Belgium.
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Dr Agata Karska from the NCU Centre for Astronomy is among 13 laureates of the fifth competition of the Foundation for Polish Science in the FIRST TEAM programme. The Toruń researcher will receive PLN 2 million to form a research team. 131 scientists have competed in the competition.
Katarzyna Zillmann - European Champion!
Katarzyna Zillmann - a student at the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń, won the gold medal in the women's quadruple sculls at the European Championships organized in Glasgow.
Foreign students and scientists with a chance for grants
Young researchers, foreign professors, and talented students at the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń will be able to apply for scholarships and grants awarded by the Rector already in the upcoming academic year.
NCU climbs up in the Shanghai ranking!
The Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń moved up in the prestigious Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), the oldest world ranking of universities, called the Shanghai ranking. In the ranking of universities from around the globe, the NCU holds the third place in Poland in the academic discipline of mathematics.
Similarly to last year, this year NCU Faculty of Physics, Astronomy and Applied Informatics is running an international internship programmeToruń Astrophysics / Physics Summer Programme (TAPS2018). Four students from Poland and twenty from abroad are carrying out research projects supervised by scientists from the Nicolaus Copernicus University.
Our rowers on the podium
The NCU rowers Katarzyna Zillman and Mirosław Ziętarski stood on the podium of the III World Cup, which took place on July 13th-15th in Lucerne (Switzerland).
Delegation from Saxony-Anhalt
Dr Reiner Haseloff, the Prime Minister and a member of the Saxon-Anhalt Parliament met with dr habil. Andrzej Sokala, Vice-Rector of the Nicolaus Copernicus University.
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Millions for the ophthalmology of tomorrow
Dr habil. Ireneusz Grulkowski from the NCU Institute of Physics is among the 13 laureates of the competition organised by the Foundation for Polish Science (FPS) in the TEAM programme. The physicist from Toruń will receive almost PLN 3.5 million to form a research team. There were 60 scientists participating in the competition.
In the business elite
Fields of study from the educational offer of the NCU Faculty of Economic Sciences and Management are in the prestigious list of the best business fields of study in the world of Eduniversal.
Diplomats at the Nicolaus Copernicus University
Over thirty ambassadors accredited in Poland came to the Nicolaus Copernicus University to find out what our scientists are working on.
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Expedition to Spitsbergen
The forty-sixth Nicolaus Copernicus University Polar Expedition to the NCU Polar Station in Spitsbergen began on July 2nd and will last until September 17th, 2018.
International summer in Maius
72 people from 29 countries will participate in the Summer Course of Polish Language and Culture, which will take place at the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń from July 1st to July 22nd.
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Summer School on Spectroscopy
The exchange of experience between experimenters and theoreticians involved in high-resolution spectroscopy is the goal of the organizers of the prestigious Summer Bridging Experiment and Theory in Precision Spectroscopy (BETS) organized by scientists from the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń on June 26-30, 2018.
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Quantum LEGO bricks
Dr hab. Piotr Żuchowski, NCU Prof. from the Institute of Physics at the Nicolaus Copernicus University is a member of an international team of scientists who conducted groundbreaking research allowing to build molecules consisting of rubidium and strontium atoms at the temperature of a one-millionth degree Celsius above absolute zero. The results of these studies were published on June 11, 2018 in the prestigious journal Nature Physics.
50 Years of FESM with the Nobel Prize Winner
The Faculty of Economic Sciences and Management of Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń celebrates its fiftieth anniversary in 2018. The culmination of the celebrations of the economists' jubilee will be the ceremonies on Monday, June 18, 2018, during which Prof. Robert Franklin Engle, Nobel Prize winner in Economics will be awarded with the degree of the NCU Doctor Honoris Causa.