OVERVIEW

Established (year): 1996
Type: Private University
Main specialization(s): Psychology | Cultural studies | Language and literature studies
Rector: Professor Roman Cieślak, Ph.D

PROFILE – SHORT DESCRIPTION

SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities was established in 1996. It is the first private university in Poland. The university has been ranked by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education as the leading higher education institution offering Social Sciences programs in Poland.

SWPS University offers 30 study programs in Polish and over 14 programs in English at undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral level as well as a variety of summer schools and non-degree preparatory language programs (English and Polish). More information >>

The faculty includes close to 1,000 academic teachers. Most of them are not only academic lecturers, but also experienced practitioners in their respective disciplines.

Since its inception, SWPS University has been investing in research and development. Annually, it conducts over 300 research projects, in 20 research centers and laboratories. The University is the 5th biggest beneficiary of research grants awarded by the National Science Center.

Programme LevelDuration Mode of studiesTuition Credits
Industrial design (Poznan)Bachelor's Programme3 yearsFull-time programme5800 €/year180 ECTS
English studiesBachelor Programme3 yearsFull-time programme2300 €/year180 ECTS
English studies with SpanishBachelor Programme3 yearsFull-time programme2700 €/year180 ECTS
English studies with GermanBachelor Programme3 yearsFull-time programme2700 €/year180 ECTS
English studies with DanishBachelor Programme3 yearsFull-time programme2700 €/year180 ECTS
English studies with ChineseBachelor Programme3 yearsFull-time programme2700 €/year180 ECTS
International Business ManagementBachelor Programme3 yearsFull-time programme3800 €/year180 ECTS
PsychologyBachelor Programme3 yearsFull-time programme3900 €/year180 ECTS
Applied Social PsychologyMaster's Programme2 yearsFull-time programme4400 €/year120 ECTS
Clinical PsychologyMaster's Programme2 yearsFull-time programme4400 €/year120 ECTS
English StudiesMaster's Programme1.5 yearsFull-time programme2700 €/year90 ECTS
Human Potential ManagementMaster's Programme1.5 yearsFull-time programme5000 €/year90 ECTS
Advanced International Business ManagementMaster's Programme1.5 yearsFull-time programme5000 €/year90 ECTS
PsychologyMaster's Programme2 yearsFull-time programme4400 €/year120 ECTS
Psychology of Global MobilityMaster's Programme2 yearsFull-time programme3300 €/year120 ECTS
sociologyMaster's Programme2 yearsFull-time programme3800 €/year120 ECTS
English Language CourseNon-degree programme1 yearFull-time programme3000 €/yearN/A
English LanguageSummer school6 weeksFull-time programme1200 €/yearN/A
English Preparatory SchoolNon-degree programme1 yearFull-time programme3000 €/yearN/A
Polish Language CourseNon-degree programme1 yearFull-time programme2200 €/yearN/A
Global management in european cultural contextSummer school2 weeksFull-time programmeFreeN/A