International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma or European Baccalaureate (EB) Diploma
Online registration for studies - https://irk.uwm.edu.pl/en-gb/
Matriculation Exam Certificates/Secondary School Exit Exam Certificates awarded abroad
Matriculation exam certificates/Secondary school exit exam certificates awarded abroad shall be considered equivalent to Polish matriculation exam certificates if they contain a clause stating the right to apply for admission to higher education institutions in the country of issue of the certificate.
Matriculation exam certificate/secondary school exit exam certificate holders are required to submit the following documents within the registration time limits:
The score for subjects shall not be converted. This means that the candidate cannot be directly evaluated in the competition of matriculation exam certificates, but is required to sit for an oral entrance examination for two subjects:
The exams are assessed according to the grading scale of 1-6. The exam shall be considered passed if the candidate attains at least pass grade (2.0) for both subjects. Foreign language as a third subject shall be recognised as passed with a grade of 6.0 (excellent) - with regard to the language of the country where the candidate has obtained his/her matriculation exam certificate. The resulting average grade multiplied by the factor of 100.00 shall rank the candidate in the competition (ranking) of matriculation exam certificates.
Where a disabled person applies for studies, the Examination Board in consultation with the Chairman of the Faculty Admissions Committee may, upon the candidate's request, use a different manner of conducting the examination, respecting the degree of disability and the specificity of a given field of study.
Candidates who are shortlisted for studies are required to confirm their intention to study by submitting the required documents listed below:
The required documents must be submitted by the date specified in the schedule of admissions. The failure to submit the required documents within the prescribed period means that the candidate renounces applying for studies, and results in deletion of the candidate from the list of candidates eligible for admission to the first year of study in a given field of study without any further request to supplement the documentation.
Certificate of English at B2 level according to „Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: learning, teaching, assessment (CEFR)”.
Documents confirming the knowledge of a foreign language are also certificates, diplomas or other documents confirming the completion of a post-primary school abroad, in which the classes were conducted in the same foreign language in which the foreign student will study in Poland.
Foreign students can be admitted:
I. On the basis of the same qualification procedure that applies to Polish citizens:
II. With the omission of the enrolment procedure obligatory for Polish citizens:
1. Candidates can be admitted on the basis of the same qualification procedure that applies to Polish citizens (through IRK online admission system), provided that they:
Candidates should create account in System of On-line Registration for Studies.
2. Candidates from outside the European Union, who are not holders of the above listed documents, can apply for admission to study with the omission of the enrolment procedure obligatory for Polish citizens. They go through admission process through the Office for International Cooperation.
Office for International Cooperation
University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn
M. Oczapowski St. 2, 10-719 Olsztyn
The office is open daily (except Saturdays) between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Office for International Cooperation
Tel. (48 89) 523 39 26
Fax: (48 89) 524 04 94