Jagiellonian University

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Global Influence
Polish higher education institution

About Jagiellonian University

According to Wikipedia, The Jagiellonian University is a public research university in Kraków, Poland. Founded in 1364 by King Casimir III the Great, it is the oldest university in Poland and the 13th oldest university in continuous operation in the world. It is regarded as Poland's most prestigious academic institution. The university has been viewed as a guardian of Polish culture, particularly for continuing operations during the partitions of Poland and the two World Wars, as well as a significant contributor to the intellectual heritage of Europe.

Jagiellonian University's Online Degrees

What Is Jagiellonian University Known For?

Jagiellonian University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Jagiellonian University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Jagiellonian University's Most Influential Alumni?

Jagiellonian University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of History, Earth Sciences, and Anthropology. Here are some of Jagiellonian University's most famous alumni:

Nicolaus Copernicus
Nicolaus Copernicus
A Polish mathematician and astronomer .
Carl Menger
Carl Menger
A Founder of the Austrian School of economics.
Stefan Banach
Stefan Banach
A Polish mathematician .
Bronisław Malinowski
Bronisław Malinowski
A Polish anthropologist and ethnographer based in England and the USA.
Wacław Sierpiński
Wacław Sierpiński
A Mathematician.
Oskar R. Lange
A Polish economist .
Stanisław Lem
Stanisław Lem
A Polish science fiction author, philosopher and futurologist , studied medical doctor.
Hugo Kołłątaj
Hugo Kołłątaj
A Historian and philosopher .
Karl Radek
A Russian revolutionary .
Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka
Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka
An American philosopher.
Florian Znaniecki
Florian Znaniecki
A Polish sociologist.
Józef Maria Bocheński
A Polish philosopher .

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