University of Lviv

#381
Most Influential School

Public university in Lviv, Ukraine

About University of Lviv

According to Wikipedia, The University of Lviv , presently the Ivan Franko National University of Lviv is the oldest in Ukraine, dating from 1661 when the Polish King, John II Casimir, granted it its first royal charter. Over the centuries, it has undergone various transformations, suspensions, and name changes that have 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.

What Is University of Lviv Known For?

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

University of Lviv's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are University of Lviv's Most Influential Alumni?

University of Lviv's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Mathematics, Philosophy, and Literature. Here are some of University of Lviv's most famous alumni:

Yaroslav Hrytsak
Yaroslav Hrytsak
A Ukrainian historian.
Iryna Vilde
Iryna Vilde
A Ukrainian writer.
Jan Zygmunt Skrzynecki
Jan Zygmunt Skrzynecki
A Polish general.
Joseph Oleskiw
Joseph Oleskiw
A Doctorate in agronomy, professor of agronomy, promoter of Ukrainian emigration to Canada..
Otto M. Nikodym
Otto M. Nikodym
A Polish mathematician.
Jacob Avigdor
A Polish rabbi.
Pavlo Sheremeta
Pavlo Sheremeta
A Ukrainian economist.
Constantin von Wurzbach
Constantin von Wurzbach
An Austrian lexicographer .
Zacharias Dische
An American biochemist.
Serhiy Vlasenko
A Soviet lawyer.
Viktor Hvozd
A Ukrainian soldier and diplomat.
Anatolii Goldberg
Anatolii Goldberg
A Soviet and Israeli mathematician.