University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland

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The University of Silesia in Katowice (US) is one of the largest public universities in Poland. It serves over 35,000 intramural and extramural students and it already has more than 250,000 proud alumni. The University of Silesia provides over 70 degree programmes and over 200 specialisations on Bachelor, Master and Doctoral levels. The study programmes cover Art, Humanities, Social Sciences, as well as Natural and Hard Sciences. US is internationally oriented and continuously develops quality of education and research.
The Institute of Mathematics, which runs the InterMaths project at US, in engaged in many national and international projects, which provide students with skills and qualification required at the European labor market. InterMaths and Mathematics as a code of modernity are flag initiatives allowing students to conduct professional internships abroad. Student taking part in InterMaths project can choose from the following specialisations: Mathematics in Finance and Economics, Mathematical Modeling, and Theoretical Mathematics.
The University of Silesia has signed over 600 international agreements with over 300 institutions from all over the world. US collaborates with universities, research centres and enterprises from Germany, France, Italy, Russia, USA, Spain, China, Brazil and many others. Cooperation agreements enable student and academic staff exchanges as well as joint educational and research projects.

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gackiProf. Henryk Gacki
Head of Section of Mathematical Methods in Economy and Finances

University of Silesia in Katowice
Institute of Mathematics
Department of Probability Theory
Bankowa 14
40-007 Katowice, Poland
phone (+48) (32) 359-2188
room 545
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