Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Automatic Control and Informatics came into being in 1966, when - due to social initiative - Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Automatic Control and Informatics came into being in 1966, when - due to social initiative -Higher School of Engineering in Opole was established on 1st June. In 2006 the name of the Faculty of Electrical Engineeringand Automatic Control was amended to the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Automatic Control and Computer Science. The Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Automatic Control and Computer Science seeks to provide an optimum environment for research and scholarly efforts of academic staff members and students in the fields of electrical, electronic, control andcomputer engineering. The Department offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate study opportunities, bothfull- and part-time, which lead to the degrees of BSc, MSc and PhD. The BSc and MSc require satisfactory completion ofexamined lecture courses as well as preparation and oral defense of a dissertation. The BSc and MSc can be conferred in the fields of electrical engineering, computer engineering, control and robotics, electronics and telecommunication and technicalscience education. The PhD is a research degree, can be granted in the field of electrical engineering or control and robotics,on a basis of oral defense of a doctoral dissertation. Lectures are basically given in Polish, but a bilingual, Polish-GermanBSc/MSc programme has also been conducted and it is still offered in computer engineering.