Location: Lower Silesia, Wrocław, Jelenia Góra
The Wrocław University of Economics is located within a compact campus in the central part of the city. The Faculty of Economics, Management and Tourism has a separate faculty campus in Jelenia
Our students and academics are provided with a modern, well-equipped base of didactic, research, and recreational facilities in 31 educational and administration buildings (in Wrocław and Jelenia
Góra), with a total of 40 lecture halls and 100 spacious and modern auditorium and workshop rooms. Overall capacity of our educational base reaches nearly 8 thousand seats. Research and education
of the Wrocław University of Economics is supplemented by dedicated organizational units, such as the Main Library, the Department of Foreign Languages, the Department of Physical Education and
Sports, the Computer Centre and the University Publishing House.
Facilities for Disabled Students
Most of the buildings are adjusted for needs of disabled persons. Classes for groups including disabled students are organised in the most convenient locations.
Within the frame of the Physical Education Centre there operates the Centre of Sport and Rehabilitation for Disabled People.
The Main Library
The Main Library of the Wroclaw University of Economics offers employees, students and all interested persons full access to the library collections, electronic resources and wireless Internet as
well as complex scientific and business information. In the Open Access Area, registered readers can browse collections on the spot or borrow them by selfservice lending machines or in the Lending
Room. Books may be returned 24/7 by means of a book drop located outside the main entrance to the Library. The Open Access Area and reading rooms are fully accessible for people with disabilities.
The Economic Information Centre EIC located on the first floor of ‘W’ building provides online assistance in: searching for economic information, preparing statistical summaries, searching for
subject-related literature and drawing up bibliographic lists.
The European Reading Room offers over 1000 books and journals selected from the Library`s collection, European Union publications and other EU documents.
Our Library has:
- two conference rooms, two seminar rooms
- 15 kilometers of shelves in bookcases
- 300 seats for readers
- 100 computers
- 21 cabins for individual work
- 433,000 volumes of printed books and periodicals
- 14,300 journals in online access
- 2,630,000 electronic books
- 67 databases
The Main Library is open:
- Monday to Friday 9.00 a.m. – 7.00 p.m.
- Saturday 10.00 a.m. – 3.30 p.m.
- Sunday 10.00 a.m. – 2.00 p.m.
Reading rooms at the Main Library are open:
- Monday to Friday 8.00 a.m. – 8.00 p.m.
- Saturday 10.00 a.m. – 3.30 p.m.
- Sunday 10.00 a.m. – 2.00 p.m.
Computer Centre and Facilities
At the campus, there operates the University’s Computer Centre. Faculty teaching premises are equipped with modern computer bases available in computer rooms. A modern operating system technology
“cloud” and according to the concept of “zero client”. Properly selected and implemented software tools to help studentsuse their knowledge in practice. The university, in practice, education and
research to benefit from the global computer software company SAP, with substantial financial support from the HP Global Business Services in. Throughout the main campus, a network of wireless
Internet, the connection to the global network of universities EduRoam. This network is available free of charge to students, university staff and its guests.
The University Publishing House was set up in 1955. Activities of the unit are supervised by the Publishing Committee of the University’s Senate, elected to shape publishing policy of the school.
The main task of the publishing house is to provide handbooks and printed material for students and to publish and disseminate intellectual efforts of our academic community. Subjects represented
in the publishing policy correspond to the disciplines of interest of the University chairs and institutes. General characteristics of our publications are as follows:
- scientific magazines: “Argumenta Oeconomica” (in English), , Biblioteka Regionalisty, Didactics
- of Mathematics, Ekonometria, Ekonomia, Informatyka Ekonomiczna, Mathematical Economics,
- Nauki Inżynierskie i Technologie, Nauki o Finansach, Nauki o Zarządzaniu, Nauki Społeczne,
- “Śląski Przegląd Statystyczny” (Lower Silesian Statistical Review)
- scientific publications
- professors’ publications
- scientific and research monographs
- educational material
- academic handbooks
- course books (lectures, exercise books, laboratory instructions, methodology guides and other texts)
- periodical publication of “Prace Naukowe” (subject journals, postdoctoral theses, conference
- presentations of doctoral achievements
- information booklets, jubilee issues, compendiums, lexicons.
All our publications undergo a review process. The annual output of the publishing house amounts to ca. 100 publications, roughly 7 million characters. The high factual and technical standard of
our publications has been confirmed by numerous awards granted by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education.
You can reach us at http://www.wydawnictwo.ue.wroc.pl/
Department of Physical Education and Sports
The department offers regular courses of physical education as well as supplementary sports training, recreation, and rehabilitation for students and employees of the University. Our activities are
organized with support from the University Club of the Academic Sports Association. At present, we offer courses and training on 20 sports disciplines, such as: aerobics, badminton, basketball,
volleyball, handball, football, swimming, athletics, table tennis, unihockey, rock climbing, ballroom dance, tennis, biking (tourist), triathlon, horse riding, track and field, skiing, snowboard,
The University Club of the Academic Sports Association sponsors the training of our professional table tennis team, with players in the major league and first national league. In the season of
2012/2013, the women’s team of the Wrocław University of Economics ranked second in the national team championship.
Each year, the University Club organizes a “Sports Ball” venue to reward sporting achievements of our graduates.
You can contact us via our homepage at http//www.swf.ue.wroc.pl.
Canteen and Cafeteria
The main student canteen is placed in building D and offers hot meals for lunches (approximately 12 PLN), snacks, hot and cold drinks. Other Cafeterias are situated in building Z (Zetka Cafe”), in
building P (“Bazylia”).