AGH is one of the best and most highly renowned technical universities in Poland, and frequently features in lists of country’s top-ranking institutions. The university educates students to be honest, responsible individuals both at work and as the members of society. AGH is home to approximately 25,000 full-time students, including 1,000 doctoral students and 2,200 post-graduate students. The teaching faculty of 2,000 includes 170 full professors and 260 associate professors. AGH is situated in Krakow, Poland’s former capital, a leader in Poland’s academic, cultural and artistic life, and one of its most important economic centres.