Uniwersytet Śląski

The University of Silesia (U Slaski) is the one of the largest institutions of higher education in Europe. US has 12 faculties, i.a. the Faculty of Earth Science, where has been conducting Earth science research in the field of polar science for a few decades. The overall aim of research polar programme of U Slaski is identification and understanding of changes in the Arctic cryosphere system as indicators of climate warming.