Silesian University of Technology


General Information

Country Poland
City Gliwice
Founding 1945
Number of Students 22 923 (as of 2015)

Silesian University of Technology

International Office of the Silesian University of Technology

Type of Partnership ERASMUS+ (PL GLIWICE01)
Who can apply?

Bachelor (as of the 3rd Semester)
A stay is only possible during an undergraduate program.

Type of Stay Studies
Lenght of Stay 1 to 2 Semester
Time of Stay Winter and/or Summer Semester
Number of Exchange Placements 1 to 2

Study Details
Semester Dates

1. Semester: October to Mid-February

2. Semester: Mid-February to Mid-July

Academic Calendar

Cooperating Faculty / Department

Faculty of Automatic Control, Electronics and Computer Science

Faculty: Building and CIvil Engineering

Study Possibilities

Faculty of Civil Engineering

Faculty of Energy and Environmental Engineering

Faculty of Transport

It is possible that not all courses of all faculties can be taken by exchange students. You can get more information about this from the partner or from experience reports.

Please note that, in general, the majority of courses taken must be chosen from the cooperating faculty.

Course Offerings

Course Catalog in English

Please inform yourself about the courses offered directly at the partner university. If you have any questions about the corresponding courses or the course offerings in general, please feel free to contact the partner university directly.

Language Courses Information to the Polish language courses (Niveau A1) offered free of charge at the university

Language Requirements

English B2

Polish B2

Language requirements are based on the language of instruction of the selected courses. Students who choose only English-language courses are not required to demonstrate proficiency in Polish.

Language certificate at the Language Center of RWTH Aachen University

Application Deadline at the International Exchange Office of the Faculty of Civil Engineering 31. January for 1 to 2 Semester as of the Winter Semester of the the Same Year
Application Deadline at the Parner University

July 1st: for the Winter Semester of the Same Year and for the Entire Academic Calendar

December 1st: for the Summer Semester of the Following Year

(Applying to the partner university takes place only after successful application at RWTH University.)

Application Process at the Patner University

Information about the Application Process and Application Documents

Incoming Portal

(Applying to the partner unviersity takes place only after successful application at RWTH University.)

Tuition Fees Fees Waived

Erasmus+ Scholarship

Schüßler Award

Pirlet Award

Scholarship Database

Practical Information
Accommodations Information about Accomodation in the Student Dorms
Health Insurance Health insurance for abroad and private liability insurance are required for the entire duration of the stay.
Experience Reports MoveOn
Additional Information

Federal Foreign Office

General Country Information from the DAAD