University of Wrocław

University of Wrocław

The University of Wrocław has a rich history of more than three centuries. Founded by Leopold I Habsburg the university evolved from a modest school run by Jesuits into one of the biggest academic institutions in Poland. The first and foremost focus of The University of Wrocław is scientific research.  University of Wrocław is the largest university in the region and teaches over 40,000 students and around 1300 doctoral students at 10 Faculties. 9000 students graduate from the University every year. University of Wrocław has been actively participating in large European exchange programs such as LLP-Erasmus, Leonardo da Vinci, and CEEPUS, and has started partnership agreements within the framework of new programs such as Erasmus Mundus. The Institute of Pedagogy is both a science and research institution as well as didactic institution. It does research in the field of education and prepares students to work in the areas of adult pedagogy, educational psychology counseling and rehabilitation. One of the most important fields is career counseling. In the Institute of Pedagogy future career counselors and career planning specialists are trained.  The most essential task of the formation of counselors is to determine the standards of education compatibile with the requirements of the European model d counseling.

Staff involved in the NICE Network:

Violetta Podgorna
Email: vpo[at]dawid.uni.wroc.pl