University of Humanities and Economics in Włocławek (called UHEW for short) is a non-state-owned college founded in 1995 by the Włocławek Scholarly Association.
The UHEW offers courses at the bachelor's degree, master's degree and post-graduate levels. The UHEW offers courses in the following faculties: Administration, Economics, Pedagogics, National Defence, Nursing and Physical Education. Within each faculty course there are certain specialties. The College offers master's degree courses in Pedagogics. The Faculty of Pedagogics obtained accreditation from the National Accrediting Commission; the Faculty of Nursing was granted a positive evaluation from the National Accreditation Committee of Medical Education.
The College also offers a wide range of post graduate courses. The mission of UHEW is to provide its students with a comprehensive education in the field of humanities and economics, linguistics and computer science, based on modern programmes designed by renown specialists. The College - apart from its educational activities - carries out a wide range of scientific research. Within almost nine years of its operations, University of Humanities and Economics has hosted and organized more than 70 international and country-wide conferences, seminars, scientific sessions and open lectures.