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Delegation of the University of Silesia in Ukraine

On 15-17 November 2018 the representatives of the University of Silesia, Marta Barciak from the International Students Admissions Office and Natalia Moiseienko from the School of Polish Language and Culture, will take part in the Education Abroad educational fairs in Kiev.

University of Silesia has signed a double degree agreement with the Kazakh State Women’s Teacher Training University

Between 6th and 9th November 2018 the University of Silesia in Katowice is visited by representatives of the Kazakh State Women’s Teacher Training University in Almaty. The cooperation between the universities was initiated in 2015 and has, so far, covered short-term student and staff exchange. The aim of the visit was to sign a double degree agreement in the field of English philology and discuss practical aspects of the double degree programme.

Representatives of the University of Silesia in China

From 23rd to 27th October 2018 representatives of the University of Silesia in Katowice will participate in an educational mission in China.

Prahlad Kakkar visits the Faculty of Radio and Television

On 17-18 October 2018 Indian ad film director, Prahlad Kakkar, has visited the Krzysztof Kieślowski Faculty of Radio and Television of the University of Silesia in Katowice.

Cooperation agreement with Beijing University of Technology

This week, the delegation of Beijing University of Technology has visited the University of Silesia in Katowice. The reason for the meeting was to broaden the cooperation between universities by extending the current cooperation agreement, which was concluded in signing the framework agreement between the universities on October 17, 2018 in Katowice.

Awarding the honorary doctorate degree to Prof. John Maxwell Coetzee - ceremony stream

Professor John Maxwell Coetzee will receive the honorary doctorate degree at the University of Silesia in Katowice. The award ceremony will be held on Tuesday, 23rd October 2018 at 11.00 in Lecture Hall no. 8 at the Faculty of Law and Administration (11b Bankowa Street, Katowice, Poland).

The ceremony will be streamed online:

Prof. John Maxwell Coetzee awarded with honorary doctorate degree at the University of Silesia in Katowice

Professor John Maxwell Coetzee will receive the honorary doctorate degree at the University of Silesia in Katowice. The award ceremony will be held on Tuesday, 23rd October 2018 at 11.00 in Lecture Hall no. 8 at the Faculty of Law and Administration (11b Bankowa Street, Katowice, Poland).

Georgia - development opportunities for Polish entrepreneurs seminar

We invite you for a free seminar on the principles of commodity exchange with Georgia organized by the Marshal's Office of the Voivodeship of Silesia, the Polish-Georgian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and Pro Silesia Association. 

Adaptation week for first-year students of the University of Silesia

Each year the university launches the Adaptation Week for foreign students in order to familiarize them with rules and specifics of studying in Poland. The Adaptation Week focusses on practical aspects of studying on the University of Silesia and transferring knowledge that would be useful for every student. 

University of Silesia at 30th Annual EAIE Conference and Exhibition

On 11th to 14th September 2018 representatives of the University of Silesia in Katowice participated in the 30th Annual EAIE Conference and Exhibition in Geneva, Switzerland. The EAIE is the largest international higher education event in Europe. This year the EAIE attracted over 5 thousand participants involved in the internationalisation of higher education – from academics through international cooperation specialists to national agencies and organisations engaged
in internationalisation.

Representatives of the University of Silesia visited India

University of Silesia marked its presence in India during the educational mission, which took place from 2nd to 8th September 2018. The mission included educational fairs and meetings at universities and educational institutions in 4 major Indian cities: New Delhi (2.09), Chennai (4.09), Bangalore (6.09) and Mumbai (8.09).

Become a volunteer at 24th Conference of the Parties

Are you interested in climate and environment protection? Do you want to be a part of the international community which works for our future? Join the team of volunteers of the world forum on climate change which will take placein Katowice, a dynamic capital of a two million people metropolis.

28th Summer School of Polish Language, Literature and Culture

On 1st August 2018, for the 28th time, the summer school of Polish language, literature and culture was opened in Cieszyn. Organized by the School of Polish Language and Culture of the University of Silesia, the courses have been running continuously for almost 30 years, and every year there is an increasing number of people interested in learning Polish, the beauty of Polish culture, the richness of literature and the history of Polish country.

International Mobility Week at US

The International Mobility Week, organised by the Department of International Relations within the Erasmus+ programme, finished last Friday. University of Silesia in Katowice hosted representatives of 16 foreign higher education institutions from Bulgaria, China, France, Greece, Spain, Portugal, Russia, Serbia, Turkey, United Kingdom, Ukraine and Italy.

Architectural Award for Faculty of Radio and Television

On Tuesday, June 12, 2018, the laureate of the Architectural Award was announced in Warsaw. The Jury has chosen the new headquarters of the Faculty of Radio and Television of the University of Silesia as the best project of the 2017. The Award's Grand Prix was received by the project's authors - Grupa 5 Architekci, BAAS Arquitectura and Małeccy Biuro Projektowe.

Cooperation with the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada

On Tuesday, June 5, 2018, the University of Silesia has signed the cooperation agreement on student exchanges with the University of Alberta (Edmonton, Canada). The newly-signed document will expand the cooperation between the universities, which is ongoing since 1996.

Grand Prix of the Association of Polish Architects received by our Faculty

The building of the Faculty of Radio and Television of the University of Silesia received the Grand Prix of the Association of Polish Architects.

The jury appreciated the project by BAAS Arquitectura, Grupa 5 Architekci and Biuro Projektowe MAŁECCY for "a contribution to the revitalization of city space, sensitivity and creativity in the use of materials characteristic for the place - ceramics" and "for plastic delicacy that allows the architecture of different eras to coexist."

Cooperation with University of Buea, Cameroon

On Wednesday, 16th May 2018, the University of Silesia has entered into formal cooperation with the Cameroonian University of Buea.

Meet us on educational fairs in Kiev

Between 19th and 21st of April 2018 the University of Silesia representatives will participate in educational fairs “Education abroad” in Kiev, Ukraine. The fairs will be held in Ukrainian House, Kreschatyk street, 2.

Ambassador of Taiwan visiting US

On Monday, 26th March 2018, the University of Silesia in Katowice was visited by the Ambassador of Taiwan, Ven-Bin Shih.  The Ambassador was accompanied by his wife – Shu-Chiao Shih Chang, 1st Secretary Director Yeh-Shin Chu and Secretary Hsiu-Ya Liu, as well as Polish deputy – Jerzy Polaczek.

IROs Forum Meeting in Katowice

IROs Forum (International Relations Offices Forum) is a network of the international offices of leading Polish state universities. On 16th March 2018 over 40 experts from 14 member institutions met at the University of Silesia in Katowice to discuss the admission procedures for international students at higher education institutuions.

Visit of a delegation from the University of Dunaújváros

On 6 and 7 March 2018 the University of Silesia hosted a delegation from the University of Dunaújváros (Dunaújvárosi Egyet) - a Hungarian state higher education institution. The program of the visit included a meeting with representatives of the University authorities; our guests also visited the Faculty of Computer Science and Materials Science in Chorzów and Sosnowiec.

100 exchange students from 22 countries at US

About 100 students from 22 countries all around the globe will spend their part-time studies and apprenticeships at the University of Silesia in Katowice in the summer semester 2017/2018.

Opening of the Center of Chinese Language and Culture

The Center of Chinese Language and Culture – a research and teaching unit of the University of Silesia in Katowice – was officially opened on January 12, 2018 at Uniwersytecka 4 in Katowice. The establishment of the Center is a result of constantly increasing interest in the Far East. The event's program assumed seminars, demonstrative language lessons (of Chinese, Japanese and Korean), as well as an Asia-themed escape room.

National University of Mongolia at the University of Silesia

On Friday, 12th of January 2018, the meeting with the Vice Rector of the National University of Mongolia will take place in the Rectorate of the University of Silesia in Katowice at 11:30 am.

Beijing Foreign Studies University's visit to US

The meeting with Beijing Foreign Studies University, a long-lasting partner of the University of Silesia, had taken place in Katowice on Tuesday, November 14th, 2017.

As BFSU is one of the leading Chinese universities in teaching Polish language and culture, primarily the cooperation focused on this area. The scope of mutual activities today covers initiatives in languages, cultures, and law.

International Staff Week at US

On 18th October 2017 the University of Silesia in Katowice hosted a meeting with the representatives of 18 universities from all over the world. The event was organized within the framework of the Silesian Universities Network (SUN) Consortium, as a part of the International Staff Week organized by the Silesian University of Technology. 

New building of the Faculty of Radio and Television

The opening of the new building of the Krzysztof Kieślowski Faculty of Radio and Television…

…took place on Monday, 9th October 2017 in Katowice.

Delegation of the City of Hobart, Australia

On October 10th, 2017 the meeting with the representatives of the City of Hobart (the Capital of Tasmania, Australia) has taken place in the Rectorate of the University of Silesia. The meeting was organized in the frame of World Cities project governed by the Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy of the European Commission.

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