Exchange students

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Full legal name in Polish

Uniwersytet Kazimierza Wielkiego

Full legal name in English

Kazimierz Wielki University

Erasmus code


Erasmus web address

Name of legal representative for Erasmus

dr hab. inż. Marek Macko, prof. nadzw.

Official title

Vice-Rector for Development and Cooperation

Erasmus Institutional Coordinator

dr Katarzyna Chmielewska

Contact persons for students and staff/International Relations Office

Aleksandra Koperska-Kowalczyk
Joanna Kalka

Phone (including country and area codes)

+48 52 341 9107

+48 52 341 9108


Chodkiewicza 30, 85-064 Bydgoszcz, Poland

Academic calendar

Winter Semester: from October to mid-February 
Summer Semester: from mid-February to the end of June

Application deadlines for studies and traineeships

For students coming for a whole academic year or winter semester – 1 June
For students coming for a summer semester – 1 November

Language of instruction

Language of instruction for Erasmus students is English unless a student is interested in studying in Polish.

Polish language course

All international students are offered Polish language course. The course is free of charge for Erasmus students. It covers 30 hours/4 ECTS.

On-line application form is available here:

Each Erasmus+ should be nominated for studying at our university in an email sent by their Erasmus+ office. 


Erasmus+ students are offered accommodation  in the university student house.  Monthly payment for accommodation in a double room is 320 zlotys, i.e. about 80 euros. 

Welcome week

All Erasmus+ students are invited to participate in the introduction programme called Welcome Week organised by the International Relations Office. It is held at the beginning of October for students coming for the winter semester or whole academic year and in the middle of February for students coming for the summer semester. It includes cultural and language workshops, guided tours of Bydgoszcz and Toruń, visits to local museums, events organised by Erasmus Student Network and many more. Participation in the whole introduction programme is awarded with 2 ECTS credits.

Mentor/buddy programme

Each Erasmus+ student coming to Kazimierz Wielki University gets support from a study buddy - a Polish student (very often a former Erasmus student) who helps him/her during stay in Bydgoszcz. 

Kazimierz Wielki University 85-064 Bydgoszcz
ul. J.K. Chodkiewicza 30 tel. +48 52 341 91 00 ; +48 52 34 19 108