New Participating University: Gdansk University of Physical Education and Sport
We have the pleasure of welcoming a new Participaring University amongst our colleagues: Gdansk University of Physical Education and Sport in Poland.
About The Gdansk University of Physical Education and Sport
The Gdansk University of Physical Education and Sport was founded in 1952. Students have multiple opportunities to improve their qualifications, master skills and receive training in the fields of physical education, sport and recreation (e.g. tourism). The university also provides other forms of supporting careers, for example complimentary courses in the areas of recreation therapy and tour guiding.
The mission of The Gdansk University of Physical Education and Sport is to promote a broad understanding of sport. They want to develop the humanistic and natural sciences knowledge about health education, as well as about the humanistic idea sports universalism. They to transfer research results for the practice of physical culture and sports competition.
The Gdansk University of Physical Education and Sport has several Olympic medalists associated to their Alma Mater. They are internationally qualified to conduct health-promoting online activities.
In the coming years, The Gdansk University of Physical Education and Sport plans to focus on research and improve the education process. The university is open to collaboration with external partners who serve the local community, the region and the country to contribute to the development of science. They want to improve, modernize and expand infrastructure. To achieve these goals, The Gdansk University of Physical Education and Sport intends to introduce modern methods and tools for sustainable management of the university.
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.