BA in Hydrobiology


Area of Studies

natural sciences



Degree (in English)

Bachelor’s degree

  • English
Course Duration

6 semesters

ECTS points



The University of Szczecin, Faculty of Physical, Mathematical and Natural Sciences

Tuition and Other Fees

application fee: 85 PLN/degree programme
4000 PLN/semester
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Application Deadline(s)

September 2023

Course Description

Course Profile

It is a degree programme in English intended for people interested in water biology who want to develop their interest in the animate world of the hydrosphere. The programme provides knowledge of water biology, based on biology, ecology, molecular biology, chemistry and geography. During classes in the laboratory, in the field, and during lectures, you will learn about animate and inanimate components of waters, in relation to the types of water bodies and the areas in which they occur. As a graduate of this course, you will be able to interpret and describe natural phenomena occurring in aquatic ecosystems.
Students have access to modern, specialized research equipment of the Centre for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (CBMiB) and the Mobile Center for Ecological Education and Environmental Monitoring (PotamON).

Education Requirements

Secondary school-leaving certificate together with a grades transcript, or any other document issued abroad that entitles to study at university in the country the document was issued + Polish translation of these documents provided by a sworn translator;
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Enrolment criteria:     
Group I:
biology, chemistry, English, mathematics

Group II:
physics and astronomy/physics, geography, computer science

Group III:
biology, chemistry, physics, philosophy, geography, history, music history, art history, computer science, English, French, Spanish, Latin and ancient classical culture, German, Polish, Russian, Italian, minority language – Belarusian, minority language – Lithuanian, minority language – Ukrainian, regional language – Kashubian, mathematics, social studies, dance studies

Other Requirements

Candidates must demonstrate English language proficiency at least at level B2.
Medical certificate* which states that there are no health-related reasons against you taking up these programmes.
*We only accept medical certificates issued by doctors specialists in industrial medicine, requested on part of the University of Szczecin.


phone: +48 91 444 11 01, +48 91 444 12 19, +48 91 444 1445