Preparatory English Language Course


Area of Studies

other areas of study



  • English
Course Duration

1 academic year (2 semesters) or 1 semester


Wroclaw University of Science and Technology

Tuition and Other Fees

3300 EUR per year;1650 EUR per semester

Application fee:150  EUR

Application Deadline(s)

Course Description

Course Profile

The Department of Foreign Languages at Wrocław University of Science and Technology offers preparatory courses to foreigners who want to study BSc and MSc courses in English at Wrocław University of Science and Technology. The course includes 600 hours of English (20 hours of English per week 5 times x 4 hours a day), 120 hours of Polish (4 hours a week) as well as 90 hours of mathematics and 60 hours of physics. To start the course of English students should be at intermediate level B1 as set forth in Common European Framework for Language, Teaching and Assessment. The aim of the course is to help the students improve their language skills and reach B2 level (B2 level ACERT Exam) and to introduce English for academic purposes in order to enable them to follow the university courses in English. The preparatory English course lasts for the whole academic year (from October to June) and is divided into two semesters. In the first semester the students learn general English with professional language elements. The second semester covers a balance of language skills (speaking, listening, reading, writing), grammar and vo-cabulary with a special focus on academic language. The course builds the skills required for understanding lectures, tutorials, research papers and written assign-ments in English. At the end of the course students take examinations in English, physics and mathematics. The English examination is at B2 level and consists of two parts, a written test and an interview. The participants will be provided with coursebooks and other teaching materials to be used at the preparatory English course all free of charge. The final examination is ACERT Academic exam. It tests listening and reading skills, speaking, knowledge of grammar and vocabulary. The exam registration fee is included in the price of the course. Throughout the academic year the students will be provided with an opportunity to go on 1-2 day trips to discover the most beautiful places in the region. The students will also be able to take part in talks and lectures about history of Wrocław and Poland,  cultural events, technical English and more.

Education Requirements

The university admission procedure based on secondary education certificate or degree certificate. Each application is assessed individually on its merits. If in doubt, please contact an Ad-mission Officer, e-mail:


International Relations OfficeDivision of Foreign Students Admission and Supporte-mail:,


Wrocław University of Science and Technology


Wybrzeże Wyspiańskiego 27
50-370 Wrocław, Poland

phone: +48 71 320 37 19