Following candidates may undertake studies on different terms than applicable to Polish nationals:

  • candidates from non-EU/EFTA member countries, who do not meet the requirements mentioned above to undertake and pursue studies on the terms applicable to Polish citizens
  • Ÿcitizens of EU or EFTA countries and members of their families, who decided to undertake studies in Poland on other terms than applicable to Polish citizens (e.g. as Polish scholarship holders)
  • Ÿholders of the valid Polish Charter (pol. Karta Polaka), who resigned from study on the terms applicable to Polish citizens (e.g. they will study as Polish scholarship holders)Ÿ

The candidates may study:

  • Ÿ on a fee-paying basis (fees in EUR)
  • Ÿ as Polish scholarship holders
  • Ÿ free from charges and scholarships
  • Ÿ as free-from-fee holders of scholarship from their country of origin
  • Ÿ as holders of scholarship from an educational institution or a natural or legal person

on the basis of:

  • decisions of the rector of the University of Warsaw
  • Ÿinternational agreements
  • Ÿagreements concluded between higher education institutions and foreign entities
  • Ÿdecisions of the minister competent for higher education or other competent minister


NOTE: Foreigners, holding temporary residence permit with annotation „access to labour market”, Polish or Schengen visa issued for the purpose of employment in Poland, undertake studies on a fee-paying basis.


Go to the Catalogue with the rules of recruitment, available for this path



If you have any doubt, please contact the UW Admissions Office.

UW Admissions Office

Krakowskie Przedmieście 26/28, 00-927 Warsaw
Kazimierzowski Palace, Room No. 4
Phone: +48 22 55 24 -043, -048


Office hours:
Monday - Friday 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.