Location in the center of Katowice

The location of WSTI guarantees the ease and speed of access by many means of transport from various directions of the city and the entire Silesian Agglomeration. It also allows convenient use of many recreational and sports as well as the entertainment and cultural facilities in the center of Katowice.

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Excellent location of the Institute:

  • in the very center of Katowice,

  • at a street section with low traffic,

  • on the border of the free parking zone,

  • near expressways (DTŚ and A4),

  • close to bus, rail and tram stops.

WSTI headquarters is located at a distance of (*):

  • 230 m from the bus station,

  • 340 m from bus stops at ul. Piotr Skargi at DT

  • 550 m from the PKP railway station,

  • 680 m from the Market Square,

  • 350 m from the park, at ul. Chorzowska

  • 600 m from the roundabout (at the intersection of ul. Chorzowska and al. Korfantego),

  • 580 m from the Cinema City and Imax cinema center

  • 550 m from Galeria Katowicka

  • 1000 m from the Katowice Culture Zone (Spodek, International Congress Center, NOSPR, Silesian Museum)

  • 1100 m from the Silesia City Center

* distances are given in a straight line

Car parks

In the immediate vicinity of the building, there are several guarded and unguarded car parks as well as many parking spaces located in the paid and free zone.


Modern WSTI building

The headquarters of the WSTI is located in a modern, air-conditioned building at Mickiewicza 29 Street, ensuring the comfort of studying and spending free time between classes.

On its premises there are:

  • canteen,

  • restaurant,

  • rest areas with an internal atrium,

  • post office,

  • hair and beauty salon,

  • bank branch.

Some of the classes take place in the building of the Silesian Technical Research Facility located in the vicinity of the Institute’s headquarters at Sokolska 26 Street.