How to apply as Erasmus student?

  • First you should contact the Erasmus Coordinator or the International Relations Office at your home institution and take part in the Erasmus recruitment process.
  • Having been accepted as a Erasmuse xchange student by your own university, you should check courses are offered in English at the faculty you would like apply to (see: "Courses in English").
  • Next you should download and fill in the application forms: "Application Forms", collect signatures and stamps and then send all the paperwork to the Academic Exchange Office of the University of Bielsko-Biala. These application forms should be submitted to the AEO by the deadline of: for the winter semester - 1st June, for the summer semester - 1st December.
  • In order to receive relevant and up-to-date information about the courses you have chosen or other didactic issues, contact the Coordinator of the faculty at which you will be studying and the CIE officer in case you have any problems concerning administrative affairs (see "Contacts"). Note that we do not consider your application complete until we have received all the necessary documents together with some other paperwork (the copy of your ID document/passport - along with the documents, and the copy of the health insurance - before the arrival).
  • Once we have received your documents, they have to be formally approved on our part. 
  • When they are signed, we will send you a Letter of Acceptance. 
  • Once you have your Letter of Acceptance, you should make arrangements for your arrival as soon as possible.


We would also like to invite you to undergo traineeship as part of the Erasmus programme at our university. The traineeship may take place in various organizational units (at the department/faculty or interdepartamental units).
The traineeship programme is adapted to the needs of each student, depending on the object of the traineeship and the field of studies.

  • Having been granted permission to undergo a traineeship programme abroad, you need to contact the Academic Exchange Office or directly the coordinator of a given faculty in order to arrange the training at our institution (see "Contacts").
  • Then a detailed training programme and schedule is prepared, involving all the elements required and necessary for performing the Learning Agreement for Traineeship.
  • Next you should download and fill in the application forms: "Application forms", collect signatures and stamps and send all the paperwork to the Academic Exchange Office of the University of Bielsko-Biala.
  • Once we have received your documents, they have to be formally approved on our part.
  • When they are signed, we will send you a Letter of Acceptance.
  • Then you should make arrangements for your arrival.

ERASMUS+ Academic Calendar

Deadlines for Erasmus+ students:

  • for the WINTER SEMESTER - 1st June
  • for the SUMMER SEMESTER - 1st December


WINTER SEMESTER 01.10.2021 - 01.02.2022
WINTER EXAMINATION SESSION 02.02.2021 - 11.02.2022
Christmas Break 24.12.2020 - 02.01.2022
Winter Break 14.02.2022 - 20.02.2022
SUMMER SEMESTER 21.02.2022 - 14.06.2022
SUMMER EXAMINATION SESSION 15.06.2022 - 28.06.2022
Easter Break 15.04.2022 - 20.04.2022
Summer Break 29.06.2022 - 30.09.2022


WINTER SEMESTER 01.10.2020 - 01.02.2021
WINTER EXAMINATION SESSION 02.02.2021 - 15.02.2021
Christmas Break 24.12.2020 - 02.01.2021
Winter Break 16.02.2021 - 21.02.2021
SUMMER SEMESTER 22.02.2021 - 14.06.2021
SUMMER EXAMINATION SESSION 15.06.2021 - 28.06.2021
Easter Break 02.04.2021 - 06.04.2021
Summer Break 29.06.2021 - 30.09.2021

The Orientation Days for Erasmus+ students 
(exact dates - to be confirmed each semester):

  • for the WINTER SEMESTER - at the begining of the winter term ---->
  • for the SUMMER SEMESTER - at the begining of the summer term ------>

About University

The University of Bielsko-Biala (Akademia Techniczno-Humanistyczna w Bielsku-Bialej) was founded in October 2001 as an independent governmental academic institution. Previously, since 1969, it had been a branch of the Technical University of Lodz (Politechnika Lódzka). The machine-design, electrical and textile industries are traditional for the region so the main education areas have been long established. With the change in the economy, there have also developed other fields of study including management, humanities, environmental and computer sciences.

At present there are about 4500 students studying at five faculties of the University which employ experienced academic staff. The number of is constantly growing and currently there work about 400 people, with 200 professors and doctors. There are also several independent units at the University: the Department of Foreign Languages, the Department of Physical Education and Sport, the Main Library and the Centre of Postgraduate Studies.

The University of Bielsko-Biala is open to new ideas and opportunities to improve modern educational tools. Internationalization has become here the most important objective of the University being constantly promoted through its participation in various European network projects.

The University cooperates with institutions from all over the world and the number of agreements is growing rapidly each year - nowadays the University of Bielsko-Biala has agreements with over 100 institutions in more than 25 countries.

The virtaul tour - see the campus
15 March 2021
Faculty of Materials, Civil and Environmental Engineering

ul. Willowa 2 
43-309 Bielsko-Biała

Dean’s office: 
building L, 1st floor 
tel.: +48 (33) 82 79 425 / +48 (33) 82 79 426 



  • Textile Engineering
  • Environmental Protection
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Building Engineering
  • Materials Engineering


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15 March 2021
Faculty of Management and Transport
ul. Willowa 2
43-309 Bielsko-Biała

Dean’s office:
building L, 2nd floor 
tel.: +48 (33) 82 79 207 / +48 (33) 82 79 223 



  • Management
  • Transport
  • Sociology
  • International Business - in English


a) in the field of management:

  • Analysis of transport investment efficiency in the context of social and economic cohesion of the region.
  • Analysis of development trends on the market of goods and passengers transport.
  • Audits of logistics and quality system.
  • SWOT analysis in the range of marketing and logistic activities.
  • The optimization of supply levels.
  • Studying customer's satisfaction and loyalty.
  • Working out and implementing a quality management system, according to ISO 9001.
  • Markets and Marketing research.
  • Creating and maintaining market research, in the range of providing tourist and recreation service.
  • Procedures of human resources management, realized with reference to disabled people.
  • Risk management and calculating working costs.

b) in the field of transport:

  • Application of the Intelligent Transport Systems.
  • Prediction of the emission from the vehicles engines and fuel consumption.
  • Modelling of transport impact on the air quality in cities, both in micro and mezoscale.
  • Dynamics of multibody system, including those with flexible elements.
  • Application of the rigid finite element method
  • Measurements of traffic flow and traffic noise level.
  • Selected issues of machine control.
  • Modelling offshore devices.
  • Selected issues of safety in transport.

c) in the field of sociology:

  • Women on labour market in cities and country areas.
  • Space of women's lives.
  • Opportunities and hurdles of including the disabled in labour market.
  • The individual and new media in information society.
  • Metropolisation processes in polycentric regions.
  • Local government and innovative thinking.
  • Creating metropolitan class in urban areas.
  • Social and economic conditions of young people migrations from cities and country areas.
  • Creating civic society and the development of political culture.
  • Labour market research in the sector of services.
  • Creating corporate culture of enterprises, companies and public institutions.
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15 March 2021
Faculty of Health Sciences

ul. Willowa 2
43-309 Bielsko-Biała 

Dean’s office:
building L, 2nd floor
tel.: +48 (33) 82 79 403 / +48 (33) 82 79 408 



  • Nursing
  • Emergency Medicine
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