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Master's Degree Programme in Computer Science

New COVID-19 restrictions from February 27 in Poland


From Saturday, February 27, new regulations enter into force:

  • People entering Poland from the Czech Republic and Slovakia will have to be quarantined. The exception will be people who previously received two doses of the COVID-19 vaccine.
  • In Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship hotels, shopping malls, cinemas, theaters, museums, galleries, swimming pools and tennis courts will be closed due to the quick spread of the coronavirus.
  • The mouth and nose will have to be covered with a mask. It is prohibited to use scarves and visor masks instead of a mask.

Stay healthy and safe!
Your IRO UBB

ERASMUS+ iBIG World PROJECT


The Department of Computer Science and Automatics launched a new Erasmus+ Project entitled Innovations for Big Data in a Real World (iBIG World). The project aims to join together HEIs, business in order to address the competencies and compatible job profile. This collaboration will provide innovative solutions to develop BigData experts. The project's learning framework is based on IEEE guidelines for big data in Machine Learning.

 

The project is carried out by a consortium of four universities: the University of Bielsko-Biała, University of Library Studies and Information Technology (Bulgaria), University of Nis (Serbia), and Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. The consortium is coordinated by professor Vasyl Martsenyuk.  

 

 Find out more about the project: http://ibigworld.ni.ac.rs/


Information on the beginning of studies for international students


Most of our Erasmus+ students from Spain, Turkey, and Madeira have already arrived! Welcome to Poland!

 

 Please take note of the following information that will help you prepare for the beginning of your studies.

 

 - The summer semester begins next Monday, February 22. The lecture period ends on 14.04.2021. For more information click here.

 - Due to corona restrictions, most courses will be offered online until further notice. 

 - Our Welcome Days will be organized at the start of next week. You will be able to meet other students, learn more about Bielsko-Biala, Poland and Polish culture, and last but not least, about the University of Bielsko-Biala. The first virtual Welcome Meeting is on Monday, February 22, 18:00-19:30. To join the meeting, please use the MS Teams code and/or the link that was sent to you by Mrs. Dagmara Mika.

 - Please note the regularly updated information about the Covid-19 situation for international students.

Good luck!



Our students from the University of Madeira. Photo: ABK

 

The 2nd Admission Round - Master's Programme in Computer Science


You didn't manage to enrol on time? Do not worry!
The second admission round for the summer semester of academic year 2020/2021 has just started and lasts until February 25!

Learn about our admission procedure, register
here: https://e-rekrutacja.ath.bielsko.pl/ and study with us!
  
We encourage you to enrol as early as possible so that you can get your visa on time.

The study programme will be launched with a minimum number of 15 enrolled students.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us:
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We will be happy to answer your questions!


Our university at the "Education Abroad" Virtual Fair in Kiev


If you understand Ukrainian and Russian, meet us at the "Education Abroad" Virtual Fair in Kiev and take a look at our educational offer published in Russian!
The Education Abroad Fair has an international status and is currently the largest educational exhibition in Ukraine.

Our educational offer was presented today by the IRO's Team: Viktoriia Demchak (our trainee) and Agnieszka Będkowska-Kopczyk



 

STUDY WITH US!


Meet our great students from Ukraine in a new promotional video.
The spot is ready! Watch as on the web: ATH YouTube!

Master's Programme in Computer Science - Spring Semester Enrolment Starting Soon


The application for the summer semester of academic year 2020/2021: from 1st to 16th of February!

Learn about our admission procedure, register
here: https://e-rekrutacja.ath.bielsko.pl/ and study with us!
  
We encourage you to enrol as early as possible so that you can get your visa on time.

The study programme will be launched with a minimum number of 15 enrolled students.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us:
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We will be happy to answer your questions!




Webinaria "Your PhD in France"


The French Embassies in Austria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia organize the first edition of the online event "Your PhD in France".

This event will take place from January 19th to February 3rd and will consist of a series of webinars. We will start with a general webinar to get you acquainted with the research landscape in France and the basics of doctoral studies, including funding opportunities. 4 thematic webinars will follow, on the following topics: Natural Sciences, Social Sciences, Health and Life sciences and Artificial Intelligence applied to Environment.

During these webinars, you will be able to listen to, meet and ask questions to representatives of Doctoral Schools in French universities, Campus France, Alumni and other important French stakeholders. If you want to know more about research in France, are considering enrolling in a PhD Program abroad or simply spending some time abroad for your research project, this event is for you! France is a world leader in scientific research and we will give you all the information you need to experience it!

 The programme of our first webinar, "The basics of research and doctoral studies in France", January 19th at 5pm, will include:

 • A presentation and tips on doctoral schools, enrollment, research opportunities, funding, etc. by Aude Chanson, head of the Research Unit at Campus France and Melike Riollet, International Affairs Manager at Association Bernard Gregory

• An interview of Veronika Leláková, who recently graduated in the frame of a PhD joint supervision between France and the Czech Republic

• A question and answer session

 We strongly advise you to attend this first session before joining any of the thematic webinars.

To attend the webinars, please register by filling this form (at least one day prior to the date the chosen webinars are taking place): https://bit.ly/3b5QB6h

The basics of research and doctoral studies in France: 19/01/2021 

Natural Sciences: 26/01/2021

Social Sciences: 27/01/2021

Health & Life Sciences: 02/02/2021

Artificial Intelligence applied to Environment: 03/02/2021

 

We are looking forward to e-meeting you!

Michał Zięba

Responsable de Campus France Pologne, antenne à Cracovie et France Alumni Pologne
 

Season's Greetings


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The latest Covid-19 measures at the University of Bielsko-Biala


Dear International Students,

the Rector of the University of Bielsko-Biala issued an order to continue distance teaching and learning mode until January 10, 2021. This applys to all courses including specialist laboratories and exercises. Please check your mailbox at MS Teams for updates.

In order to ensure your safety, we wish to remind you of the key rules during the COVID-19 pandemic here.

If you feel sick, call a doctor and stay home! 24-hour telephone line will inform you how to deal with SARS-CoV-2 virus: 800 190 590 (for Polish telephone cards) and for foreign telephone cards +48 800 190 590 (for English press 6).

If you feel worrid abut the coronavirus, contact your Erasmus+ coordinator and/or our IRO via e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Stay safe, everyone!  Wear a mask, wash and disinfect your hands, keep your physical distance!

Your IRO UBB

University of Bielsko-Biala in a nutshell


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07 March 2021
Student Housing
The University of Bielsko-Biała offers you offers single, double and triple rooms in the Student Dormitory. Each room is equipped with a wardrobe, a table, a chair, a refrigerator and bed linen (to be changed every 3 weeks). Wi-Fi is included in the price.

Common spaces:
The spacious kitchens have two sinks, two slabs and they are fully equipped. Bathrooms are common for residents of 4 rooms. Every morning, special personnel cleans the common areas and corridors. A shared laundry room with two washing machines is available on the ground floor. There is a telephone on each floor.

There are also two common rooms
- a TV room
- a room with billiards and table football.
Cost of living in the furnished rooms:
Place in a 3-bed room - 470 PLN per month
Place in a 2-bed room - 500 PLN per month
Place in the room for one - 540 PLN per month

INFORMATION FOR ERASMUS+ STUDENTS:
The winter semester starts on 1st October. The proposal date of checking in the dormitory starts from 29th of September. 
The summer semester starts on 22nd of February. The proposal date of checking in the dormitory starts from 20th of February.
IMPORTANT! The information regarding: a number of room, character of a room will be announce upon arrival due to the higher number of applicants and high rotation. Note, that number of rooms is limited so do not delay the application process. The first candidates will most likely receive the desired room.


Method of Payment 
Accommodation can be paid for ATH cash desk (kasa) at Willowa 2, at the campus, the building B or at the post office (poczta).You can also pay at the dormitory’s administration office. Payment should be made in cash before the 15th day of each month.

Deposit 
At the beginning foreign students are asked to pay a refundable deposit for accommodation in the amount of about 150 PLN. The deposit will be returned to the students before their departure if there is no necessity to pay for any damage caused.
Download file: 
Housing Request Form - study
Housing Request Form
 - traineeship

Contact:
Student Dormitory (in Polish: Dom Studenta)
ul. Spółdzielców 11
43-303 Bielsko-Biała

Phone:  
+ 48 33 827-96-50
+ 48 604-087-842
 
How to get to the dormitory from the main train station (Bielsko-Biała Główna) or from the main bus station
Bus number: 16 (direction: Wapienica Zapora)
From bus stop: Warszawska Dworzec
To bus stop: Cieszyńska Hulanka
 
You can buy tickets in the kiosk (next to the train station or at the bus stop) or from the bus driver. Please note that tickets bought from the bus driver are more expensive. Remember to clip your ticket in the bus.

To find out more click here.

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24 February 2021
Partner Institutions

Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay

The University of Bielsko-Biala cooperates with many academic centres and research institutes all over the world to build partnerships to help better the experience for students. The number of bilateral agreements is growing rapidly each year – nowadays we have over 100 Erasmus+ agreements in EU and beyond, as well as about 50 bilateral agreements covering scientific and educational cooperation with foreign partners. read more>
22 February 2021
Course Cataloge in Russian
Are you a speaker of the Russian language? This course catalog will help you to pick up a study programme that fits your interest. Bear in mind that the courses are held in Polish except for MA in International Business and MSc in Computer Science that are held in English.  read more>
17 February 2021