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English and Mandarin is a powerful combination - 1.6bn speakers worldwide.

Ting-yu Lee, Ph.D., sociologist, lecturer in Mandarin

English Studies
with Chinese (Mandarin)

  • Level: Undergraduate (B.A.)
  • Mode: Full-time

Program

Students of English Studies with Mandarin learn English and Mandarin simultaneously. During the program, English courses are taught at a higher level of competency and include linguistics, intensive language development, as well as cultural and historical background of the English speaking countries. Mandarin classes, on the other hand, start at the beginner level and gradually develop language competences. The aim for students is to reach CEFR C1 English and B2 Chinese proficiency level or higher.

Requirements: English proficiency - CEFR B2 or higher, supported by appropriate English proficiency certificates.

Candidate

If you are interested in other cultures, have a passion for learning languages and meeting diverse people, the English Studies with Mandarin Program at University SWPS may be the right choice for you. The program may also be attractive to candidates who have already completed another program of study and would like to expand their career opportunities by learning a new language and perfecting their English skills.

Career Prospects

Graduates build successful careers in various industries, including education, international business, media, marketing and advertising, film and TV production, government administration, and NGOs. They are also sought after as translators thanks to their unique Mandarin skills.

Advantages

Best English Studies Among Private Universities in Poland

According to the 2016 ranking of higher education institutions by Perspektywy, a Polish influential magazine devoted to educational affairs, SWPS University is among the top five universities that offer language studies and it holds the first place in the ranking of non-public higher education institutions, in Poland.

Latest Tools and Technology

Students at the Institute of English Studies develop their language skills using state-of-the art tools and technologies, including a Simultaneous Interpretation Laboratory, Computer Assisted Translation programs (CAT tools), and digital interactive whiteboards.

Important Center for East-Asia Studies

SWPS University is an important center for East-Asia Studies, in Poland. The department offers a vast library of texts and multimedia on Asian history, politics and culture. Its Centre for East-Asian Civilizations focuses on the ideological, political and spiritual tradition of East-Asian culture as well as on the contemporary changes happening in the region, including China, Japan and Burma.

Specializations

Translation Studies

Translation Studies focus on translation theory and practice and on intensive language skills development. All courses are taught by experienced translators and linguists. Students become familiar with the requirements of general and specialized translation. They practice various translation methods and techniques employed in written and oral translation. All translation courses are developed in accordance with the guidelines of the European Union’s Directorate-General for Translation.

English in Business and Media

English in Business and Media is focused on teaching business English with elements of economy, marketing and public relations. Students learn about organizational structure, business management, business environment and market issues. They also become familiar with the style of business writing and learn how to develop business plans, reports and business strategy. Moreover, they gain general business skills, such as presentation or negotiation skills and learn about business code of conduct.


Faculty

Application Step By Step

  1. Fill in the application form.
  2. Pay the Application Fee.
  3. Send the required documents to the Admissions Office.
  4. Pay the Tuition Fee.
  5. Wait for a Conditional Acceptance Letter.
  6. Wait for the Final Acceptance.
  7. Upon your arrival in Poland, submit original documents to the Admissions Office.
  8. During the first semester, submit the Nostrificaiton of your diploma.

This is the application procedure for international candidates. Polish candidates should follow the application procedure provided on the corresponding Polish site here »

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2017-2018 Tuition Fee
Full-Time Studies
10 installments 250 EUR
2 installments 1240 EUR
1 installment 2400 EUR

Admissions Office

  • admissions@swps.edu.pl
  • +48 22 517 99 61
  • Office Hours: Monday to Friday, 10.00-16.00
  • SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities
    Chodakowska 19/31, 03-815 Warsaw, Poland

Polish candidates should refer to the information provided on the corresponding Polish site here »

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International Days at SWPS University
(MAY 12-13, 2017)

International Days at SWPS University (May 12-13, 2017)

Firma-Idea: Management - People - Values (seminar)
(APRIL 26, 2017)
Firma-Idea: Management - People - Values (seminar) (April 26, 2017)

GRADUATION, CLASS 2017, SOPOT
(April 4, 2017)
Graduation Class on 2017, Sopot (April 4, 2017)