Jan Długosz University in Częstochowa (also referred as AJD) in Czestochowa is a public university, with it history that traces back to 1971. At present, the University comprises 4 faculties: the Faculty of Philology and History, the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, the Faculty of Pedagogy, the Faculty of Art and two inter-faculty teaching units: the Language Study Centre and the Physical Education and Sports Centre. At present, Jan Dlugosz University offers more than 40 fields of study of:
- first cycle programmes (graduate studies) with bachelor’s and engineer’s degrees.
- second cycle programmes (graduate studies) with master’s degrees, as well as engineer’s degrees.
- third cycle (PhD) programmes: in Chemistry, Physics, History, Literary Studies, Linguistics and Arts.
JDU is involved in popularisation of education in its various forms among elderly people. About 650 students – retired members of our community attend different courses of study offered by the University of Third Age.
Our Alma Mater has long and extensive tradition in cooperation with with foreign academic centres. So far, we have concluded multiple agreements concerning cooperation with different centres of science and research worldwide. The cooperation has resulted in exchange programmes for students and academic staff. We implement bilateral agreements and jointly finance research projects whose results can be applied in practice by both civil and engineering and military industries.
Academics can publish all the results of their research in Jan Dlugosz University Publishing House, which is recognised not only regionally and nationally, but also on an international scale. Its representatives take part in the most iportant book-fairs in Poland and Europe. The house provides publications devoted to different fields of study.