About us

About us

The Institute of Archaeology is the largest academic institution of its kind in Poland, one of the largest in the world. It is divided into 17 Departments and 7 Laboratories. It has a staff of c. 100 (researchers, lecturers, technicians and administration staff). The Institute offers instruction in most branches of modern archaeology and related sciences to over 1500 students from different areas of study. At present, the Institute of Archaeology is a unit of the Faculty of History UW, next to Institutes of: History, Art History, Information And Book Studies, Musicology, Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology and the Center for Precolumbian Studies. The Dean of the Faculty is Prof. Dr. Elżbieta Zybert.

See also History of the Institute

How to find us:

Building of the Institute of Archaeology Warsaw University

Building of the Institute of Archaeology Warsaw University

The Institute of Archaeology is housed in a building known as Szkoła Główna ("Main School") - marked no. 15 on the map of the Main Campus

Office for Student Affairs - English-speaking students:

(Grounfloor, room 1.06, Office of Director of Student Affair)


Contact person: Michał Dąbrowski

E-mail: archaeology.studies@uw.edu.pl

Phone: (+48) 22 55 20 117

Fax: (+48) 22 55 22 811

Office hours: Tuesday-Thursday 10 AM - 2 PM

IA UW Bank Account No.:  95 1160 2202 0000 0000 6084 9522

Certificate of Accreditation

Certificate of Accreditation

IA UW holds a Certificate of Accreditation   from the Conference of Polish University Rectors in recognition of its excellent educational standards

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