The University, as a leading research and science centre, is where innovative solutions that fulfil the needs of the economy and improve the quality of life, are created. Research results produced by Lodz University of Technology scientists and students are readily applicable and effectively implemented by way of technology transfer mechanisms.
The University owes its success to the scholars whose work constitutes the core of its activity. Taking advantage of the modern research infrastructure available to them, they are the creators of innovative technical ideas that respond to the challenges of the contemporary civilization, needs of many industries, and medicine.
For 73 years, Lodz University of Technology has maintained the tradition of engineering education. More than 100 thousand highly educated graduates are a result of the efforts of several generations of highly qualified academic staff - academic teachers, researchers, scientists, and efficient university administration. Lodz University of Technology welcomes everyone: not just students but also children, the youth, and seniors. To ensure dissemination of knowledge, the University designs a rich educational offer delivered, among others, by the Third Age University and Children’s University of Lodz.
The University is an attractive business partner for business organizations in the region. It cooperates with major national and international business organizations. It conducts research of the European standard, develops new technologies, which are frequently granted patent protection, in cooperation with the best science institutions around the world.
In 2016, the University was awarded, as the first technical university in Poland, the HR EXCELLENCE IN RESEARCH badge, which acknowledged the fact that the University adheres to the principles laid down in The European Charter for Researchers and The Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers. The benefit of this badge is improved recognizability and perceived attractiveness of the University as a project partner in the European Research Area.