IRO UW – EIB Summer School 2023

EIB Institute

Application for the EIB Summer School 2023 „Exploring the EU Climate Bank” is now open!

Please check the announcement at the IRO UW website:



The EIB Summer School 2023 „Exploring the EU Climate Bank” – 27 June – 7 July 2023 – is a fully on-site event in Luxembourg for Master’s students from all academic fields with an interest in sustainability, climate change and the environment as well as students with a background in engineering and other hard or life sciences. All participants shall have a substantial understanding of the functioning of European institutions and a basic understanding of finance banking.

Application deadline: Monday 17 April 2023, until 11:59pm / 23:59 CEST.

30 min for the climate – World Climate Day

Dear students,

Take part in an international symbolic action on World Climate Day!

At the same time, students all over the world will calculate their environmental footprint. You too can take part in this international mobilization!

How many planets would it take if everyone lived the same way as you?

Come and discover it in 30 minutes on December 8 at 2 p.m. (Brussels time).

To participate, connect to this link: 

Not available on December 8? Calculate your environmental footprint now here: 

Mobilize for the planet and the climate!

Welcome Days 2022

Welcome Days for new long-term international students in academic year 2022/2023

We invite all new international long-term students to a welcome meeting – specifically dedicated to providing you with all the information you might need as a new member of the UW community. You will learn about the structure and function of the University, the many opportunities it offers, the basic rules, as well as the University itself.

You can participate in one of two stationary meetings:

• meeting in Polish: 28th of September (Wednesday)
• meeting in English: 29th of September (Thursday)

Both meetings will begin at 11.00am and will last approximately 3 hours (till 2.00pm).

Main Campus, Krakowskie Przedmieście 26/28
More information will be sent to you after registration.

How to sign up?
To participate, please register using the form corresponding to your meeting of
choice. The deadline for registration is 25th of September, 11:59 pm
• registration for meeting in English (link)
• registration for meeting in Polish (link)


Inauguration of the 2022/2023 academic year at UCBS

We cordially invited you to the ceremonial inauguration of the academic year at the MSOŚ
and Sustainable Development, which will take place on October 3 (Monday) 2022 at 11:30 a.m. in Room 1012, floor 1, in the building of the Faculty of Geology, 93 Żwirki i Wigury Street.

This year, the event will feature a lecture by: Prof. Bogdan Jaroszewicz, Head of the Bialowieza Geobotanical Station of the UW Biology Department: Nature is not given a voice – we must advocate for her

Welcome at University of Warsaw!

Welcome to the group of UCBS UW students!

All applicants who have been accepted to the university are encouraged to join the official University of Warsaw Students Facebook group – UW Students!

There you will find all the necessary information about studying at the University of Warsaw. Until the beginning of October, the group will feature posts discussing issues such as USOSweb, registering for classes, applying for a place in the student house, foreign languages, sports and P.E. classes, general university subjects, ID cards and many others important from the perspective of a first-year student. This is also the place where you can ask your fellow first-year students questions about the practical aspects of studying at UW.

We also recommend following key announcements and materials on the university’s official social media channels:


IPLC – Intensive Polish Language Course for UW students 2022!

Dear Student,
The University of Warsaw is offering an unpaid 40-hour intensive Polish language course.

The course is aimed at preparing international students for living, learning, working and enjoying living in Poland. Participants of the course will explore at the elementary level secrets of the Polish language and acquire knowledge of Polish culture essential to reside in Poland, eg. how to buy a ticket, order a coffee or lunch, how to find your way around UW and dealing with basic affairs and phrases essential for social life in Poland. This is a unique option to meet colleagues from all over the world before the start of the classes and feel confident with Polish before coming to University. In this course, intended for students of last 4 semesters at the University of Warsaw, we offer:

  • free participation
  •  40 hours of Polish language at basic level
  •  professional and passionate teaching team
  • great atmosphere in international environment

WHEN: 19-30 September 2022
Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

WHERE: the Main Campus of the University of Warsaw, 26/28 Krakowskie Przedmieście Street.

Who can apply?
2nd and 3rd year students of 1st cycle (Bachelor’s degree)
4th and 5th year students of uniform Master studies
students of second cycle (Master’s degree)

Hurry up! The places are limited.
Registration will start on 6 th  July. To register please visit IRK page.

first round: 6 th  of July – 29 st  of July 2022
second round: 2 nd – 16 th  of August 2022
third round: 19 th – 31 th  of August 2022 (third round will be open in case of non-exhaustion of the limit of slots in the previous rounds)

For more details please contact Welcome Point:

‘Intensive Polish Language Course’ is organised within the Integrated Development Programme at the University of Warsaw and funded by European Social Fund. The objective, pursuing at the University of Warsaw between 2018-2022, is to develop competence of students and employees as well as implement the instruments which upgrade the management process of the University of Warsaw.