Welcome to AMU

Adam Mickiewicz University is the major academic institution in Poznań and one of the top Polish universities. Its reputation is founded on tradition, the outstanding achievements of the faculty and the attractive curriculum offered to students. The mission of the University is to advance knowledge through high quality research and teaching in partnership with business, the professions, public services and other research and learning providers.

Adam Mickiewicz University is a centre of academic excellence, where research and teaching are mutually sustaining, and where the context within which research is conducted and knowledge is sought and applied is international as much as regional and national. The University continuously extends and updates research programs and contents of study curricula, with special emphasis on their interdisciplinary and international nature. 613 research projects are currently being carried out in international and national teams.

The University is organized into 20 Faculties where mostly training-through-research is offered together with the high quality supervision according to the HRS4R policy adopted at AMU (HR Excellence in Research logo 2016). Each fellow may take advantage of the supervisor’s experience, networks of contacts and established partnerships.

AMU has been awarded the "HR Excellence in Research" award and has implemented the principles of the European Charter for Researchers and the Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers.

The University is a member of: EUA - European University Association, EUCEN - European University Continuing Education Network, The Compostela Group of Universities, The Santander Group - European University Network, European Chemistry Thematic Network and other European Research Networks.