Case Study 1: Jagiellonian University
Name: Jagiellonian University in Kraków.1
Country: Poland (Krakow).
Date of foundation: Founded in 1364 (as the second university in Central Europe) by King Casimir III the Great, who received permission from the Pope to establish a university in Krakow, the capital of the Kingdom of Poland.
Motto: PLUS RATIO QUAM VIS (“let reason prevail over force”).
Form: A public university.
Rector/President: Professor Karol Musioł, PhD (from September 1, 2012, Prof Wojciech Nowak, PhD).
Structure: Jagiellonian University is composed of 17 faculties (which have different organizational sub-structures): Law and Administration, Medicine, Pharmacy and ...