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69th Summer Course Of Polish Language and Culture Polonicum UW

The history of POLONICUM started with a summer Polish language course that has now been continuously organized for over 60 years. Year after year, its popularity is increasing, not only among young people and students, but also among mature people of different professions and nationalities. The course is held in August, it lasts 4 weeks and is usually attended by about 200 people from all over the world. Lectures are delivered daily (except Saturdays and Sundays). Students attend the course in several groups at all levels of proficiency in the Polish language: from beginner to advanced. For each level there is an original curriculum prepared, and students have two teachers at their disposal. There is also a cultural programme prepared for the students: lectures and seminars on Polish history, Polish culture and literature, reality and society. Furthermore, students can participate in workshops dealing with language, literature, texts, etc. The programme also includes, among others, screenings of the most recent Polish films, piano concerts of Chopin’s music in the Łazienki Park, walks in interesting places of the capital, visits to Warsaw museums, city games and other forms of exploring language and culture. Every year, our students enjoy many experiences, emotions and attractions. They include learning the Polonaise dance under the guidance of a choreographer. The show of the Polonaise at the end of the course is the crowning of the students’ efforts and adventure with the Polish language and culture.

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The 69th Summer Course of Polish Language and Culture

Course term: 5 – 30 August 2024
Application deadline: 10 July 2024
Location: Warsaw

At least 4 class hours per day

Additional classes on culture and language (included in the fee):

  • Language workshops,
  • Lectures on Polish history and culture in English and Polish,
  • Museum field trips,
  • Film screenings,
  • Walks around Warsaw,
  • Dance workshops,
  • Integration events,
  • We can help you arrange accommodation in the dormitory.

Classes will be held from Mon. to Fri., starting from 10.00 am-13:30 (CET) ; workshops and lectures – a few times a week, afternoons.

  • Groups at all language levels.
  • Classes delivered by professors of Centre Polonicum, qualified teachers of Polish as a foreign language, experienced in teaching foreigners with the best methods available.
  • Modern methods of remote education.
  • Only adults are admitted to the course.

4 ECTS points

Feee: 3500 PLN

69. Summer Course Polonicum – leaflet

Terms and conditions

The following persons can participate in the course:

1. Persons who have been referred to the course by foreign universities or other research institutions which have agreements on direct cooperation with the University of Warsaw. Information on the terms and conditions of participation for foreigners coming under such university agreements is provided by the International Relations Office of the University of Warsaw:

2. Other persons who can participate in the course upon payment of a fee. The fee for the course must be paid within 10 days of receiving the confirmation of admission.

Krakowskie Przedmieście 26/28 00-927 Warszawa (Krakowskie Przedmieście Street 26/28, 00-927 Warsaw, Poland)


Bank account number: PL85 1160 2202 0000 0000 3686 8683

Title of the transfer: Applicant’s first name and surname


3. A person enrolling in the course is required to notify the “Polonicum” office that he/she needs an invoice on the day of payment. The invoice data should be sent by e-mail to Failure to comply with this guideline shall result in refusal to issue an invoice.

4. ll further information can be obtained from POLONICUM office: tel. (+48 22) 55 21 533, e-mail:

The deadline for submitting applications is 10 July 2024.

Application form will be available on this WWW starting from May, 7th.

Krakowskie Przedmieście 26/28 00–927 Warszawa

Tel. (+48 22 ) 55 21 533



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The 69th Summer Course of Polish Language and Culture
5 Aug – 30 Aug 2024

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