MILITARY UNIVERSITY OF LAND FORCES  


Representatives of the Military Diplomatic Corps visited the Military University of Land Forces to learn about its teaching and training offering.

From 30 September to 5 November an American delegation led by Lieutenant General Robert L. Caslen, former Superintendent of the United States Military Academy at West Point (USMA), stayed at the Military University of Land Forces on the occasion of the official inauguration of the academic year. The delegation was accompanied by Major Andrew Underwood, Assistant Army Attaché of the USA in Poland.

The inauguration of the academic year is a tradition celebrated at every university. This is a celebration which ends the summer holidays and starts the time of hard work. The Military University of Land Forces inaugurated the 2018/2019 academic year at the National Forum of Music in Wrocław.

The Military University of Land Forces is preparing to send its first cadets within the international exchange with the Korea Military Academy in Seoul.

“You are given officer ranks in a special year, in the 100th anniversary of Poland’s independence. This is a distinction and a duty. You will be responsible for your subordinates, for whom you should be role models. I am sure, you will complete this task in exemplary fashion. The Polish Army needs more officers, but also more soldiers in general, which is why you deserve utmost respect,” stated Mariusz Błaszczak, Minister of the National Defence, in his address to the 215 alumni of the Military University of Land Forces in Wrocław (MULF), receiving their first officer ranks.

The International Defence Industry Exhibition (MSPO) in Kielce has been a showcase of the Polish industry and a way of promoting local companies for more than 25 years. It is also where new developments in the defence sector from around the world are presented.

General Tadeusz Kościuszko Military University of Land Forces is vigorously developing international cooperation with mainly foreign military and civilian universities in various fields. International cooperation is one of the main bases for developing and strengthening the brand of the Military University of Land Forces among foreign military universities.

14 soldiers and staff members of the Military University of Land Forces, 12 motorcycles, and nearly 4 thousand kilometres of European roads are covered. The 2nd Motorcycle Rally to Commemorate General Stanisław Maczek organised by the Military University of Land Forces ended on 15 June.

A two-person delegation from the Military University of Land Forces, led by Rector Commandant, Brig. Gen. Dariusz Skorupka, DSc, Eng., visited South Korea from 29 May to 02 June.

On Friday, 25 May, a patriotic and military ceremony was held at the Monument to Captain Witold Pilecki in Wrocław to mark the 70th anniversary of his death. Representatives of the Military University of Land Forces participated in this ceremony, organised by the Commander of the Wrocław Garrison and “Inicjatywa Historyczna” (Historical Initiative).

On 17 May the delegation of Korea Military Academy (KMA), led by Superintendent Lieutenant General Wantae Kim, visited the Military University of Land Forces. The delegation was accompanied by Lieutenant Colonel Hong Soon Shin, Defence Attaché of the Republic of Korea.

The team of the Military University of Land Forces has participated, for the first time, in the prestigious Sandhurst Military Skills Competition organised by the United States Military Academy at West Point (USMA), finishing18th out of 64 squads from around the world, and obtaining the bronze SANDHURST patch.

The utilisation of a new material and cutting-edge design for an unmanned aerial vehicle – this was the innovation presented by the Military University of Land Forces at the International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva, which took place on 11 April.

A delegation from MULF, led by the Rector Commandant, Brig. Gen. Dariusz Skorupka, DSc, Eng., participated in the 4th Symposium of Military Universities in Doha (Qatar), organised by the Ahmed Bin Mohammed Military College.

On 21 March, the Military University of Land Forces was visited by Colonel Prof. Liam Collins, Director of the Modern War Institute, the United States Military Academy at West Point (USMA).

More than 4 thousand cadets, including 2 from the Military University of Land Forces, are participating in courses organised by United States Military Academy at West Point (USMA).

This is already the second programme of student exchange with the University of North Georgia in Dahlonega (USA). This project resulted from the cooperation agreement between the Military University of Land Forces and the University of North Georgia, signed by Rector Commandant, Brig. Gen. Dariusz Skorupka, DSc, Eng.

In international cooperation, the end of the year brings a lot of work. In October 2017, we completed the implementation of the innovative Strategic Partnership project, and have already started a new one – the International Military Leadership Academy.

On 5 December, all Poland celebrated the 150th birthday of Marshal Józef Piłsudski. The 100th anniversary of the regaining of independence by our country was celebrated in a special way by the Wrocław Opera. It hosted the “W stronę Niepodległej” (Towards an Independent Poland) gala resulting from cooperation with General Tadeusz Kościuszko Military University of Land Forces.

Brig. Gen. Dariusz SKORUPKA, DSc, Eng., Rector Commandant of General Tadeusz Kościuszko Military University of Land Forces, led the University’s delegation during the annual European Military Academies Commandants' Seminar (EMACS) in Tartu, organised by the Estonian National Defence College.

"The Military University of Land Forces signed today an agreement with one of the oldest and most esteemed American military universities – the United States Military Academy (USMA).

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