New Participating University: Rzeszów University of Technology
We have the pleasure of welcoming a new Participating University: Rzeszów University of Technology in Poland.
This is a brief presentation of our new Participating University.
When Rzeszów University of Technology (Poland) joined the cluster of excellent universities that make up the network the BUP is, they were looking forward to contribute to the work of the association towards ensuring high quality in the field of education and science.
The date of foundation for Rzeszów University of Technology, was 1 October 1974. Rzeszów University of Technology is a state-funded academic university as a part of the Polish national education and science system. Rzeszow University of Technology offers its students a wide variety of programs and courses, 30 courses at 7 faculties and the study at the Doctoral School. It also undertakes research and scientific projects in the following specialized fields of the applied sciences: engineering, mathematics, physics, economics, as well as the chemical and biological sciences. The university is a member of National Rector´s Conference.
Rzeszów University of Technology cares for the comprehensive development of students, attaches great importance also to high-quality research, and priorities cooperation for the environment, transfer of scientific knowledge to industry and commercialization of research. The university has signed hundreds of agreements of cooperation with various companies, including LOT Polish Airlines, PZL Mielec, Asseco Poland and Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa. An important task is also the implementation of projects under the European Union programs carried out at the Technology Transfer Center of RUT.
News from 2022
Support for young scholars
This year, we will support young scholars - PhD students, PhDs that have newly defended their thesis (max 2 years ago) and post doc. fellows - by inviting you to present your research at the BUP Symposium fall 2022 and give you the opportunity to publish a full paper in any of our special issues that BUP is the guest editor of.
Call for application to host a BUP event
This year BUP has an opportunity to give support to colleagues at BUP participating universities that are ready to host and organize a BUP academic event/activity that is of interest and relevance to sustainability and a Baltic Sea Region perspective, and that encourage interdisciplinary co-operations.
Announcing the BUP's Rector's conference 2022
This year the BUP and Uppsala University have the pleasure to welcome the Rectors of our participating universities to the 6th BUP Rectors Conference. This recurrent event is aimed to gather the rectors to discuss issues of strategic importance for the universities: Sustainability, Internationalisation and Quality Assurance.
New participating university: Zaporizhzhia National University
We are glad to announce that our programme is growing with new participating university, as Zaporizhzhia National University, in Zaporizhzhia, Ukraine joins the programme.