Philosophy develops students intellectual abilities like no other academic discipline. It trains intelligence, the ability to understand new information, a capacity for understanding other people and cultures; philosphy teaches how to properly interpret the behaviour of individuals and societies. It fosters imagination and, most of all, makes it easier to put together a coherent general world view as well as to determine the aims of human life.
The program of studies includes the following obligatory subjects: Introduction to Philosophy, Ontology, Logic I [General Methodology and Introduction to Formal Logic], Ancient and Medieval Philosophy, Recent Polish Philosophy: the LvovWarsaw School, Epistemology, Logic II [Formal Logic] or Logical Semiotics, Modern Philosophy, Latin, Analytic Philosophy, Current Continental Philosophy, Ethics. PBCV students also participate in Englishlanguage seminars, proseminars and elective subjects offered as part of the Polish program of studies by the Philosophy Institute.
Studies ends with preparing Bachelors Dissertation and passing the Bachelors Exam.
Philosophy graduates are being seen by many employers as particularly important valuable employees. They find employment, on the one hand in various educational institutions, publishing companies and the mass media and, on the other hand, in government offices, political organizations and in local government institutions.
Those philosophy graduates who are not nativespeakers also gain a solid knowledge of English thanks to which they become more employable both within Poland and the European Union. Their qualifications can also provide a good basis for applying for prestigious grants and scholarships as well as for places in MA and PhD programmes throughout Europe.
Full-time studies are free of charge for citizens of EU and EFTA countries as well as for people mentioned in article 43, bill 2, Prawo o szkolnictwie wyzszym from 27.07.2005 with further changes. The other students pay 2000 euros for a year of studies (2200 euros in the first year of studies). Part-time studies: 3000 euros for a year of studies (two semesters).Start date October 2015 Credits (ECTS) 180 ECTS
Total - 60 ECTS
Total - 60 ECTS
Total - 60 ECTS
In addition 120 hours of student training is obligatory for each student.
* Student is obliged to collect 9 ECTSpoints during three years of studies by attending the OGUNs. It does not matter on which year of studies student attends it.
** Students choose one of these subjects as a group on condition that both subjects are offered by IF in the given year.
*** Regarding the foreign-language courses:
IMPORTANT: there is no possibility to apply for so called conditional passing of the year after the first year of studies.
IELTS band : 7 TOEFL paper-based test score : 600 TOEFL iBT® test : 100
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The required documents are as follows:
Additional documents required from foreigners and candidates with a foreign diploma:
During the first round of 2011 admission the documents should be submitted on one of the following days:
Candidates accepted in the second round of 2011 admission have to deliver the documents on:
to room no. 306 (3rd floor).
No work experience is required.
"The Academic Excellence Scholarship can provide up to a 50 % reduction in tuition per semester. These scholarships will be renewed if the student maintains superior academic performance during each semester of their 3-year Bachelor programme. The scholarship will be directly applied to the student’s tuition fees."
Scholarships for students who are already attending the University of Reading.
The University of Amsterdam aims to attract the world’s brightest students to its international classrooms. Outstanding students from outside the European Economic Area can apply for an Amsterdam Merit Scholarship.
* The scholarships shown on this page are suggestions first and foremost. They could be offered by other organisations than University of Warsaw.