Lviv University
#355 Overall Influence

Lviv University

Public university in Lviv, Ukraine

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    The University of Lviv , presently the Ivan Franko National University of Lviv is the oldest university in Ukraine, dating from 1661 when the Polish King, John II Casimir, granted it its first royal charter. Over the centuries it underwent transformations, suspensions and name changes that reflected the geo-political complexities of this part of Europe. The present institution can be dated to 1940. It is located in the historic city of Lviv in Lviv Oblast of Western Ukraine.

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    What is Lviv University known for?

    #92 World Rank
    Mathematics
    #113 World Rank
    Philosophy
    #217 World Rank
    Literature
    #217 World Rank
    Physics
    #284 World Rank
    History
    #302 World Rank
    Law
    #303 World Rank
    Earth Sciences
    #311 World Rank
    Sociology
    #340 World Rank
    Medical
    #359 World Rank
    Psychology
    #362 World Rank
    Anthropology
    #366 World Rank
    Biology
    #390 World Rank
    Economics
    #418 World Rank
    Computer Science
    #460 World Rank
    Education
    #529 World Rank
    Chemistry
    #958 World Rank
    Political Science
    #1319 World Rank
    Religious Studies
    #1468 World Rank
    Engineering
    #2310 World Rank
    Social Work

    Influential People

    Who are Lviv University's Most influential alumni?

    Lviv University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Mathematics, Philosophy, and Literature. Lviv University’s most academically influential people include Stanisław Lem, Stanisław Ulam, and Roman Ingarden.

    Stanisław Lem
    Stanisław Lem

    Polish science fiction author, futurologist

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    Stanisław Ulam
    Stanisław Ulam

    Polish-American mathematician

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    Roman Ingarden
    Roman Ingarden

    Polish philosopher

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    Władysław Tatarkiewicz
    Władysław Tatarkiewicz

    Polish philosopher

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    Tadeusz Kotarbiński
    Tadeusz Kotarbiński

    Polish philosopher

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    Mark Kac
    Mark Kac

    The Mathematician of Chances

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    Hugo Steinhaus
    Hugo Steinhaus

    Polish mathematician

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    Stanisław Leśniewski
    Stanisław Leśniewski

    Polish mathematician and philosopher

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    Zbigniew Herbert
    Zbigniew Herbert

    Polish writer and poet

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    Rudolf Weigl
    Rudolf Weigl

    Polish biologist

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    Kazimierz Twardowski
    Kazimierz Twardowski

    Polish philosopher

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    Hersch Lauterpacht
    Hersch Lauterpacht

    Polish-British judge, legal scholar

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