(Warsaw, 9 May 2013) Perspektywy Education Foundation announced the winners of the Perspektywy University Ranking 2013. The winner is Jagiellonian University of Krakow followed, by a narrow margin, by the University of Warsaw. Adam Mickiewicz University of Poznan took the third place. The Kozminski University was first among the Polish private higher education institutions.

Once you decide to study overseas at a university that requires strong English skills, you have another important decision: Which English-language test is the right one to help you get there?

Warsaw, Poland (February 1, 2013) — To assist the growing number of students taking the TOEFL® test, Educational Testing Service (ETS) has introduced a suite of free study resources to help test takers prepare for and do well on the TOEFL iBT® test.

Colett Neumann from Germany, Hoh Hong Huat from Malaysia, Alona Nad from Ukraine and Abnoos Moslehi from Iran are the winners of the 3rd INTERSTUDENT Competition- the competition for the best international students in Poland organized as a part of the ‘Study in Poland’ program. The INTERSTUDENT Competition is organized under the honorary patronage of Professor Wiesław Banyś, President of the Conference of Rectors of Academic Schools in Poland (CRASP). Learn more about the laureates of the 2012 edition. Next year, this can be you!

For the third time ‘Study in Poland’, Perspektywy Education Foundation’s and Conference of Rectors of Polish Academic Schools (KRASP) initiative, launches INTERSTUDENT 2012- a contest for the best international student in Poland. The three laureates representing Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral level studies will be announced on the 17th of January 2013 at an official Gala during the ‘International Students in Poland 2013’ Conference in Warsaw. Prof. Wiesław Banyś, rector of the University of Silesia and President of KRASP, is the honorary patron of this year’s edition.

Perspektywy Education Foundation published a report: International Students in Poland 2012, presenting the newest trends in internationalization of Polish higher education.

ETS Global is offering in-language webinars on the TOEFL® test. You can now sign up online or at one of the various student fairs for these informative and interactive webinars. They will be delivered in the following languages: German, French, Spanish, Turkish, Arabic and Polish.

Interested students will have an opportunity to learn about Polish universities and their educational offer. You can meet us during the Education Fairs in Novosibirsk and Tomsk on the 19th and 20th of October.

Four university football teams from Poland and six from Ukraine will meet in the Ukrainian capital to compete for the ‘StudentEuro’ championship. The finals will be held in Kiev from the 3rd to 7th of October 2012.
StudentEuro’ 2012 is the third edition of the competition, organized since 2010. The tournament is organized by Perspektywy Education Foundation and Polish Academic Sports Association (AZS) on the Polish side, and by the Ministry of Education and Science, Youth and Sport of Ukraine and Polish-Ukrainian Center at the National Technical University of Ukraine on the Ukrainian side. In 2013 the academic football teams will meet in Poland.

(19 August 2012) Polish universities have introduced a free iPhone and iPad app to spread information internationally about opportunities in Polish higher education, and an Android version is promised soon - inform University World News in its issue No:235.