Anyone seriously interested in higher education in Poland should start with "Perspektywy" Education Foundation to learn how seriously and honestly the Polish academic ranking system is currently being developed and maintained.
(Fundacja Edukacyjna "Perspektywy"- in Polish) is an independent, non-profit national organization established June 1st, 1998 to promote and support education. The Board of Foundation consists of present and former rectors of Polish universities and other outstanding public figures interested in the development of higher education in Poland.
"Perspektywy" Foundation runs the Secretariat of the IREG Observatory on Academic Ranking and Excellence, an international association has established by universities and ranking organizations from USA, Europe and Asia ireg-observatory.org
There is also Polish version of website "Perspektywy", with many more details, perspektywy.pl .
The detailed rankings of Polish Higher Educational Institution (HEI), for the year 2011, are available here
They are grouped in various categories, including academic HEIs, private Master level HEIs, private Bachelor level HEIs, state Bachelor level HEIs. The detailed methodology of ranking is included.
For example, in the category ofbest academic HEIs
Kozminski and Lazarski universities are ranked as follows:
01 University of Warsaw - 100 overall points (the details of 32 ranking subcategories omitted)
02 Jagiellonian University - 99.71
03 Warsaw University f Technology - 85.52
04 Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan - 76.38
25 Kozminski University - 44.86
81 Lazarski University - 19.32
On the other hand Kozminski is placed first on the list of 101 private Master level HEIs
01 Kozminski University - 100
05 Lazarski University - 54.56
There are also field rankings: Economy Sciences, Medicine, Art and Humanities, Social Sciences, Life Science, Engineering and Informatics, Natural Sciences.
In the Economy Sciences
group of 35 schools:
01 Warsaw School of Economics - 100
02 University of Warsaw - 76.6
03 Poznan University of Economics - 65.0
09 Kozminski University - 30.1