Faculty of Biology University of Warsaw
Address: Ilii Miecznikowa 1, Warsaw
The University of Warsaw was founded by a decree issued on 19 November 1816 by Tsar Alexander I. It included five faculties: of Law and Administration, Medicine, Philosophy, Theology, and Arts and Humanities. Several years later it had about 800 students and 40-50 professors.
Today the University of Warsaw is the largest university in Poland and best research centre in the country. More than 44 400 students are educated in its organizational structures. The high quality of teaching is reflected in the results of various rankings. According to these, the University of Warsaw is among the top 3% of universities in the world.