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University of Opole

The University of Opole is continually expanding its educational offer and is developing cooperation with academic and business partners both in Poland and abroad. Our students can go on placements and exchanges within the framework of Erasmus+ programme or Europa Master Programme. They can obtain various scholarships and grants and can develop their interests and passions taking part in a wide range of activities in the fields of science, sport and culture.

Thanks to a wide range of fields of study and specialties you can easily find a programme which will meet your interests and will provide you with knowledge and skills necessary in your future career and life.

School of Polish Language and Culture for Foreigners at the Faculty of Philology of the University of Opole offers courses of Polish language for foreigners and prepares our students to the exams according to the European standards at all levels - Certificate from Bureau for Academic Recognition and International Exchange recognizing the knowledge of Polish as a foreign language.

VISA Requirements

  • A filled-in and signed Poland Student Visa Application form
  • Valid passport
  • Official Letter of Acceptance to a college or university in Poland
  • Resume
  • Certificates and Diploma
  • IELTS or TOEFL Certificate
  • Proof of Funds (At least 3 – 6 months in the bank)
  • Health insurance
  • 3 passport size photos
  • Visa application fee
  • Proof of accommodation in Poland (provided by the school)
  • Flight ticket
  • Certificate from school with Government Official Letterhead
  • Requirements for applicants

Eligibility and Requirements

  • You must have a cumulative GPA of 60%
  • You must have an academic support from school (Support Letter) to study abroad
  • High School Diploma or A level diploma (at least 3 subjects)
  • English Proficiency Requirement
    • IELTS (>=5.0 points, academic level),

Courses Available


  • Bachelor’s Degree Program

  • Academic English

  • Biological Chemistry

  • International Business

  • Economics

  • English in Public Communication

  • English Philology


  • Applied Linguistics

  • Business English

  • Cultural Studies

  • Literary Studies

  • Translation Studies

Job Prospect

According to the Law on Foreigners, all full-time foreign students are entitled to work in Poland without any work-permits. We do advise our students to start working only if they can combine work and study without hampering their study process.

Documents Required to issue the Decision on Conditional Admission

  1. An application form signed by the candidate and the candidate’s Statement on the delivery of letters in electronic form (printouts from the Online Registration System (IRK));
  2. Secondary school leaving certificate or matura exam (candidates for BA programmes)
  3. Original BA or MA diploma (candidates for MA programmes) (certified copies are not acceptable)
  4. Adigital photo in the IRK (example of photo can be found here)
  5. Certified translation into English of all documents issued in a language other than English
  6. English language proficiency certificate (if required)
  7. Passport

Documents to Submit before the Admission Deadline

  1. Originals of all the documents listed above
  2. Certified translation of the documents into English (if issued in other languages)
  3. Statement proving that the certificate/diploma allows the candidate to study at the university level in the country in which it was issued
  4. Legalization/apostille of a document of international qualification, issued outside of Poland
  5. insurance policy against sickness and accidents for the period of the candidate’s education in Poland, The European Health Insurance Card or a declaration on accession to the Polish National Health fund (Narodowy Fundusz Zdrowia – NFZ) immediately after commencing their education, covering medical costs up to 30 000 EUR
  6. One photo (format 35*45) identical to the digital photo uploaded in the IRK system


● Documents that have to be recognized in Poland have to be translated into Polish

● All the documents (paper versions) have to be submitted to the Admission Office before the Admission Deadline

● Secondary school certificate and BA or MA diplomas have to be legalized (stamped with apostille)

● Decision on admission issued on the basis of the document scans attached in the system is considered to be CONDITIONAL and will be revoked should any of the required documents is missing before the Admission Deadline.

For more information on admission requirements, please visit:

Duration and Tuition Fee

BA Programs - 3 years - 2000 EUR/year

MA Programs - 2 years - 3000 EUR/year