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Name of Institution

Dolnośląska Szkoła Wyższa/

University of Lower Silesia 

Erasmus+ Institution Code


Head of Institution / Rector

Prof. DSW dr hab. Ewa Kurantowicz

Web-site Address (in Polish)  (in English)


ul.Wagonowa 9

53-609 Wrocław



Head of the International Programmes Office,

Erasmus+ Institutional Coordiantor


Jadwiga Dobrowolska - Dyrcz, M.A.


International Programmes Office

ul.Wagonowa 9

53-609 Wrocław



+48 (71) 358-27-20


+48 (71) 358-27-14

E-mails Head of the Office Incoming Students

Information for incoming students



Students have to be nominated by their home universities via e-mail to

After receiving a confirmation e-mail from us, all students have to fill out ULS's Application Form and Learning Agreement Student Mobility for Studies (LA in three original sets of documents). We also require a photocopy of student's passport or national ID, an electronic version of photograph for the Student's ID Card and the photocopy of the medical insurance, for example: European Health Insurance Card (EHIC), accident insurance, etc.

We will send out the Invitation Letters to qualified students - after receiving all original application documents via post.

Deadline for submission of documents in original for the winter semester 2018/2019: 15th June 2018.

Deadline for submission of documents in original for the summer semester 2018/2019: 30th November 2018.

Language courses & Orientation Programme for Erasmus+ students

Welcoming Days and orientation programme take place one week before the beginning of classes. During this week students are introduced to life in Wrocław, Polish law and to the University rules. They are also given important tips about their life in a foreign country. The Polish language courses and also English course are available for students as the regular courses.

Subject Courses

The online information about the programme in English is available on: 

Semester studies in English are offered in three fields: 

  • Education & Contemporary Culture,
  • Security Studies,
  • Creative Media Studies

Credit Points

To gain at least 25 ECTS credits per semester is the obligatory condition for  all incoming students.

Grading System

5 - very good

4,5 - good plus

4 – good

3,5 - satisfactory plus

3 – satisfactory

2 – fail

Not completed - student did not complete the course, has not written the exam, did not prepare the final project, etc.

Not attended – student did not attend the classes or lectures.

Visa & Residence Permit

Students from EU countries do not need visa coming to Poland.

Students -  third country nationals may enter Poland if they are in possession of a visa. For this purpose, a letter of admission is needed. If the visa is not valid for the whole period of planned studies at the ULS students have to apply for the Residence Permit at the Lower Silesian Voivodeship Office in Wrocław (Dolnośląski Urząd Wojewódzki). They have to apply for it 45 days before their current visa expiries. International Office at ULS helps in this process.

More information:

Insurance / Health Care in Poland

Citizens of EU countries, staying temporarily in Poland, are entitled to free health care on the basis of a European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) or a replacement certificate issued in her/his country. A holder of one of these documents receives free services from health care providers who have a contract with the Polish National Health Fund (NFZ) - institution responsible for assuring health care services for beneficiaries.

If students don't possess any of these documents - they're obliged to cover the costs of medical treatment themselves.

More information:

Academic Calendar

Winter Semester: 01.10.2018 - 31.01.2019

Semester Break: 21.12.2018 - 05.01.2019

Spring Semester: 18.02.2019 – 14.06.2019


Public transportation

Information about the city