The Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń is listed in the first hundred universities in the Emerging Europe and Central Asiaranking, organized by one of the three most prestigious ranking organizations - QS. Our university has achieved a record-breaking promotion (by 19 positions), and is currently 88th.
PROM for doctoral students - recruitment is open
On October 30th, recruitment for the project of international scholarship exchange of doctoral students and academic staff at the Faculty of Physics, Astronomy and Informatics of the Nicolaus Copernicus University began. The undertaking is co-financed within the PROM programme by the Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange.
Innovative and international Academia Copernicana
The inauguration of the Academia Copernicana Interdisciplinary Doctoral School will take place on October 23rd. The Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń is the first university in Poland to implement such an innovative doctoral education programme.
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With a prestigious Japanese grant
Dr. Akiko Nishiyama from the Department of Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics, Faculty of Physics, Astronomy and Applied Computer Science, received a prestigious grant from Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS).
A brilliant pianist in the NCU Aula
Piano recital by the renowned Korean pianist Hyuka Lee, the winner of the 10th I. J. Paderewski International Piano Competition, the winner of the special prize of the NCU Rector in this competition, will take place on October 21 at 18:00 in the Nicolaus Copernicus University Auditorium Aula. Admission to the concert is free.
Talents and scholarships from the city
By October 15th you can apply for a scholarship as part of the Municipal Scholarship Programme. Both Polish and foreign students can apply for the support at the amount of PLN 400 a month.
University Inauguration of the Academic Year
The inauguration of the new academic year at the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń will take place on Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018 at 11:00 in NCU Auditorium Aula at ul. Gagarina 11. During the ceremony, dr habil. Daniel Simson, NCU Prof. from the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science will be awarded with Convallaria Copernicana the NCU special distinction.
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Welcome international students
Lectures, meeting with the Municipal Police, cultural workshops, a sight-seeing tour and the "Welcome Party" - such attractions are waiting for international students who will start their studies this semester at the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń.
Katarzyna Zillmann is the World Champion!
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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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.