The Silesian Universities Network (SUN) was established in 2010 as an initiative of nine public universities located in the province of Silesia mainly in order to promote the Silesian higher education, both in Poland and abroad, as well as to take joint actions aimed at improving the image of the Region as a big academic and educational centre. 

The Network unites universities of various nature related to: the Arts, Humanities, Economy or Technology, which together present a wide range of educationl options in hundreds of faculties at bachelor's, master's, bachelor's of science, postgraduate of PhD level. Currently, SUN consists of: 

The members of SUN wish to ensure that foreign students are offered a comprehensive organization of their stay in Silesia. Thus, they undertake joint initiatives facilitating access to the best teaching programmes and implement together the elements of social programmes aimed at making their stay more attractive. 
The planned results of the cooperation mainly relate to integrating academic societies of the Silesian province, internationalizing the Silesian public higher education institutions as well as improving the atractiveness of the Refion as a place to learn and study.  

          Representative on the behalf of the University of Bielsko-Biala:
          Hanna Lamers
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          Leader of the Network in years 2012-2014:
     University of Economics in Katowice
          prof. Wojciech Dyduch
          President of the SUN
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          Representative on the behalf of the University of Economics in Katowice 

          Edyta Lachowicz-Santos
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29 November 2020
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:

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


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24 November 2020
Solidary with Belarus - NAWA Scholarships
The University of Bielsko-Biala cordially invites academic staff and students from Belarussia!

Together with the Conference of Rectors of Academic Schools in Poland (CRASP), NAWA is going to carry out three support measures dedicated to the Belarusians on behalf of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education. The measures are: ‘Solidary with Students,’ ‘Solidary with Scientists’ and ‘Solidary with Teachers'.

Please see the following information:

Information for scientists

Information for students

Please contact us, if you wish to work or study at the University of Bielsko-Biala!

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