Development Strategy of the Silesian University of Technology
The Development Strategy is the most important document that provides the general framework for the operation of the Silesian University of Technology. It constitutes a set of challenges outlined in the form of a vision, mission, strategic goals and methods for their implementation. It also indicates the key values that guide the University in its activities.
The strategy adopted for the years 2021-2026 implies the continuation of the activities both undertaken in 2016 and those related to the implementation of the Act of 20 July 2018 – The Law on Higher Education and Science. The Silesian University of Technology draws its strength from the tradition and experience gained over the 75 years of its existence, as well as from the ambitions justified by its current potential, as evidenced by its participation in two strategic programmes - " Excellence Initiative - Research University" (IDUB) and the "European University (Eureca-Pro) – and also in the projects of the Operational Programme Knowledge Education Development (OP WER), further increasing the motivation for the implemented pro-quality policy and ambitious improvement plan.
The Silesian University of Technology intends to strengthen its position among European research universities, as well as to increase its international recognition as a modern and entrepreneurial university, where the university values are confirmed by the signing of the Great Charter of Universities, scientific excellence and the highest quality of education are jointly the highest priority of the university. It is empowered by the increasing quality of scientific research, published papers, and the strong support of the University community to implement this ambitious development plan.