BEST Gliwice

A student organization operating at the Silesian University of Technology

We can do it better!

What is BEST?

BEST, which stands for Board of European Students of Technology is a voluntary, non-profit, apolitical student association operating next to the biggest technical universities in Europe.

We are located in 32 countries at 88 different technical universities and we currently have around 3900 active members all across Europe. Our goal is to create a new model of an engineer – a creative, ambitious and communicative person with an extensive managerial knowledge, open for collaboration with people both from his/her country, as well as from abroad.

By our projects we attempt to help the student community to get accustomed to work in an international environment as well as assist them in functioning in culturally diverse communities.

Students, both by coordinating, as well as participating in events organized by BEST are given an opportunity to develop their abilities by working in teams and gaining new, valuable experiences.

Our projects



European BEST Engineering Competition (EBEC) is an engineering competition consisting of two categories - Case Study and Innovative Design, both of which challenge the students to come up with inventive solutions to theoretical or practical engineering problems.
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OCD kolorowe

Open Career Days

Open Career Days (OCD) is a student job fair that brings students and employers closer together, by allowing them to come to a direct contact with each other. The main goal of the event is to provide the student community with knowledge concerning the job market requirements and company recruitment processes.
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Summer Course

BEST Courses are events targeted at students of technical universities from all over Europe. Classes are conducted by university lecturers and/or company experts and their topic is related to engineering, soft skills or career development. Participating in the course also grants the students an opportunity to take their first steps towards an international career.
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BIT Festival

BEST Information Technology Festival (BIT FESTIVAL) is an event targeted to students interested and/or knowledgeable in the IT sector. The key part of the event is a Hackathon - a 24-hour long programming competition. Some of the project's editions additionally contain e-sport game contests, IT job fairs or conferences.

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XXIX Board of BEST Gliwice


Mateusz Kulesza

Vice President for Corporate Relations
+ 48 504 721 461

Magdalena Helmich

Vice President for Human Resources
+ 48 575 803 388