Politechnika Warszawska (Warsaw University of Technology, WUT) is a technical research university with traditions in education dating back to the XIX century. It is a forward-thinking institution where high-quality education meets world-class research and innovation. Ranked number one among all technical universities in Poland, WUT is involved in more than 400 research projects funded by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education, by Polish executive agencies funding research: the National Science Centre and the National Centre for Research and Development, the European Commission and also industry. WUT actively participates in European Union’s Framework Programs: over 130 projects in FP5 and FP6, 78 projects (6 coordinated) in FP7 and 29 projects in Horizon 2020 (3 coordinated). WUT’s acclaimed reputation is proved by more than 100 international academic and research cooperation agreements with universities, research centres and high-tech industries from 50 countries.