Poland’s 500 universities are home to over a million students. Poland is noted for its US-accredited medical institutions, strong European Union (EU) education programs, and many professional prospects. Its center European position also allows students to easily travel across Europe.
We’ve compiled a list of five scholarships for overseas students interested in studying in Poland; the majority of them are provided by the Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange (NAWA)
Visegrád Scholarship Programme
Visegrád University students This scholarship is open to citizens of four countries: Czechia, Hungary, Poland, and Slovakia, as well as neighboring countries, to study in Poland at any level, in any subject, and in any language. At one of the 190 institutions in Central and Eastern Europe, you will be covered for four semesters. Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, Kosovo, Moldova, Montenegro, Northern Macedonia, Serbia, and Ukraine are all close neighbors. Apply for Visegrad Scholarship .
The gen. Anders Programme
This scholarship is for Polish diaspora groups who want to return to Poland to study.
Who is eligible? Foreigners of Polish ancestry from Belarus, Bulgaria, Czechia, Estonia, Lithuania, Latvia, Moldova, Romania, Slovakia, Hungary, former Yugoslavia, Ukraine, United States of America, Russia, Central Asia and the Caucasus, Latin America, and Africa who have a Card of the Pole (Karta Polaka). Dual nationals who completed secondary education may also sign up for bachelor’s and master’s degrees. Scholars pursue full-time programs in Polish.
Konstanty Kalinowski Scholarship Programme
This program, coordinated by the University of Warsaw’s Centre for East European Studies, is for young Belarusians who have faced discrimination in their native country because of their political beliefs. You are invited to apply for bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate scholarships in any subject if you are unable to study in Belarus.
Ignacy Łukasiewicz Scholarship Programme
Ignacy Ukasiewicz, a Polish pharmacist and inventor, invented the kerosene light. In his honor, students from underdeveloped nations can now study in Poland. Students from Angola, Colombia, Ethiopia, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Lebanon, Mexico, Myanmar, Nigeria, Palestine, Peru, Republic of South Africa, Philippines, Senegal, Tanzania, Uganda, and Vietnam may be able to get a tuition-free master’s degree at one of Poland’s public institutions. You could study engineering, technical sciences, agricultural sciences, and natural sciences. It is also a great opportunity to soak up Polish and European culture while exploring the country’s network and career options. Apply for Ignacy Łukasiewicz Scholarship .
Stefan Banach Scholarship Programme
Begin your journey in Poland by taking a preparation course to learn the Polish language and culture before enrolling in a postgraduate program. Students will go deeper into their scientific studies to broaden the breadth of their effect, much as scholarship patron Stefan Banach (founder of functional analysis).
Engineering and technical sciences, agricultural sciences, exact sciences, and life sciences are available to students from the following countries: Albania, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Colombia, Ethiopia, Georgia, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Iran, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kosovo, Lebanon, Mexico, Moldova, Montenegro, Nigeria, North Macedonia, Palestine, Peru, the Philippines, Senegal, Serbia, South Africa, Tanzania, Tunisia, Ukraine, On the other hand, students from the following countries should opt for humanities and social sciences courses: Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia, and Herzegovina, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Montenegro, Moldova, North Macedonia, Serbia, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan.
Students from Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Montenegro, Moldova, North Macedonia, Serbia, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan, on the other hand, should enroll in humanities and social sciences courses.