FACULTY OF EARTH SCIENCES

UNIVERSITY OF SILESIA

The seat of the Faculty of Earth Sciences of the University of Silesia in Katowice is located in Sosnowiec, in Będzińska Street.  Established in 1974, it was granted full academic rights, that is the entitlement to confer the titles of ‘doktor’ and ‘doktor habilitowany’ in Earth Sciences (Geography and Geology) in 1997.

The Faculty of Earth Sciences conducts research in the academic disciplines which are assigned to the category of Earth Sciences. This leads to the formation of interdisciplinary research teams who engage in research considered, both in Poland and worldwide, to be of the utmost importance for the development of human civilisation.