SUPPORT OF RESEARCH ACTIVITIES AND INTERNATIONALISATION OF THE UNIVERSITY OF WARSAW UNDER the “Excellence Initiative – Research University (2020-2026)”
“Excellence Initiative – Research University (2020-2026)” is a programme of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education, which gives the University of Warsaw opportunities to raise the level of quality in scientific activity and education and, as a result, to increase the international prestige of the University’s activities.
Objectives of the programme
- through the scientific activities of the University, there will be increased impact on the development of world sciences, including the priority research areas with high development potential;
- research collaboration with internationally renowned scientific institutions will be strengthened, especially in the priority research areas (POB);
- the quality of education among students and doctoral candidates, especially in the faculties and scientific disciplines related to POBs, will be improved, while accounting for the need to involve students and doctoral candidates in conducting scientific research; it is also necessary to compete effectively to recruit the most talented candidates for studies and for doctoral schools, including candidates from abroad, and to manage their talents;
- comprehensive solutions for the professional growth of university staff, and especially young researchers, will be developed and implemented;
- the quality of university management will be improved, including efficiency-related organisational changes.
Table of contents
- I. Increasing the impact of the scientific activity of the University on the development of world science
- II. Strengthening research cooperation with internationally renowned scientific institutions
- III. Improving the quality of education for students and doctoral candidates
- IV. The preparation and implementation of comprehensive solutions for the professional development of employees at the University of Warsaw
- V. Improving the quality of management at the University
- VI. Increasing the international significance of the University’s activities – Federalization with the Medical University of Warsaw