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The ability to speak Polish is like having a superpower. We can help you master the language and go out to the world with a useful skill.

Miłosława Słaboń-Kędzierska, M.A., Coordinator of Polish Studies

Polish Preparatory
Summer School

  • Entry Level: Intermediate (A0 - B2/C1)
  • Non-degree program
  • 1 month (100 hours)
  • September 4 - 29, 2017

Program

Our Polish Preparatory Summer School programs focus on the development of all language skills, such as speaking, listening, comprehension, reading and writing. Participants learn Polish grammar, vocabulary and general language skills, indispensable at Polish universities and in daily life in Poland. Our courses are aligned with the requirements of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). Apart from the language instruction, participants have an opportunity to learn about Polish history and culture, including art, film, literature, and music.

Candidate

Our Polish Summer Preparatory School programs are a good choice for those who wish to learn Polish for academic purposes and those who want to learn the language for general communication needs. The courses are taught at all levels of proficiency (CEFR A0 - B2/C1). Participants are placed in groups aligned with the level of their Polish competency, in order to ensure the best teaching approach and rapid skill development.

Candidates who achieve at least level B2 on the final test will be able to proceed to university degree programs in Polish. Others may choose to enroll in our Polish Language Course » or Polish Preparatory School » dependign on the level of their language competency.

Advantages

Multicultural Environment

The Polish Preparatory School at SWPS University offers a friendly and multicultural environment, contributing to students’ development of language and interpersonal skills as well as cross-cultural competencies. Our programs attract people from all over the world, therefore, students have ample opportunities to practice Polish and English (two languages they usually have in common) not only in class, but also in daily and informal interactions with each other.

Best Foreign Language Teachers

The faculty of the Polish Preparatory School are qualified teachers of Polish as a Foreign Language. All of them have extensive experience in working with international students and they are passionate about teaching. Their goal is to accommodate the learning needs of all students and align the program of teaching with students’ competency level. Our teachers employ the most current teaching methodology, which fosters rapid development of language skills.

Study in Wrocław

Wroclaw, located in the center of the Silesian Lowland, is the largest city in Western Poland. The city has been classified as a global city of high sufficiency and standard of living by the Globalization and World Cities (GaWC) Research Network. In 2015, it was recognized as the fastest growing business center in Poland by the Mercer Agency in its Best Cities to Live In ranking. In 2017, the city will welcome delegates to the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) Annual Conference and will host the 10th edition of the World Games. The city is located approximately 300 kms from Dresden, Prague and Kraków, which makes it a good starting point for great weekend trips. For more information about the city, please go to the official city website.


Faculty


Application Step By Step

  1. Fill in the application form and submit to the Admissions Office
  2. Once we receive your application, a member of our team will contact you to explain next steps in the application process
 

Accommodation

If you wish to receive information about new programs of study and application dates, please provide your contact information:

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Tuition Fee
One-month course
1 installment 250 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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(MAY 12-13, 2017)

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Graduation Class on 2017, Sopot (April 4, 2017)