The University of Environmental Sciences is one of the few universities in the European Community, the principal research and teaching field of conservation and protection of the natural environment. The University of Environmental Sciences is open to those who are aware of the influence of the natural and social environment on economic activity and society's overall development. The purpose of the University of Environmental Sciences is to spread the knowledge concerning the relationship between economic activity and natural resources and develop a positive relationship between individuals, the natural environment, and society. The University realizes the mission of teaching individuals who represent the principal factor in developing widespread ecologic consciousness and ecologic practice. The ecologic practice is generally understood as the optimal exploitation of the natural environment without its pollution and damage. In the European Community, such an approach is identified with the equalized economic and social development of the society.