News

  • Please note that in July the office hours will be like following:

    Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 9am-1pm

    Wednesday closed

    Sorry for all inconveniences.

  • Due to the renovation of the room 109, the International Office - (only the staff from the room 109) will be relocated to the room 320 (3rd floor, Institute of Geography)

    The office (room 109) will be closed during its removal on the 5 - 6th July. In urgant cases during those two days please visit our colleagues in the room 36 (ground floor).

    We apologise for any inconvenience.

Faculty of Earth Sciences and Environmental Management

The Faculty of Earth Sciences and Environmental Management is one of the largest research and teaching centers in Poland dealing with earth sciences. It is organized into two institutes and offers a wide range of courses and research programs in many fields related to geology and geography. Over 110 young and highly qualified academic staff prepares more than 1,100 students for work in the sectors of natural resources processing, protection and utilization of groundwater, protection of rock environment, and mineral waste management.

Areas of study: 
  • Geology
  • Geography
  • Environmental study
Research: 

Areas of expertise include:

  • Mineralogy
  • Petrology
  • Geochemistry
  • Tectonics
  • Regional geology
  • Stratigraphy
  • Hydrogeology
  • Engineering geology
  • Environmental geology
  • Physical geography
  • Human geography
  • Environmental protection and development
Facilities: 

computer labs, a laboratory for modeling of hydrogeological processes, analytical equipment, an earth laboratory, cartographic collections, meteorological observatories, a polar station