|Study location||Poland, Gliwice|
|Nominal duration||3,5 yars / 7 semesters (210 ECTS)|
|Tuition fee||€1,500.00 per semester
Tuition fee (1500€) for 1st semester (1400€) for each subsequent semester
ATTENTION: If you are an EU citizen who wants to study under the same regulations as Polish citizen (for free, but based on grades ranking) then you need to apply via the SOREK system. To go to SOREK please click -> HERE
|Application fee||€20.00 one-time|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
Secondary School Certificate with transcript of records in math, biology, chemistry, physics and informatics.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Polish.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
You must take the original entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
Proficiency at level B2 by CEFR scale or equivalent.
Document stating that candidate’s diploma allows to take up the first cycle studies in the country of issue (if such a statement is not already written on that certificate).
Specific requirements for Non-EU applicants:
The documents should be legalized or be marked with an apostille
Graduates obtain interdisciplinary knowledge in the field of Circular Economy as well as planning, design and operation in the field of process technology, equipment and installations for the management and disposal of municipal, industrial and hazardous waste as well as environmental monitoring.
• knowledge about natural resources of the Earth, use of raw materials in production processes and threats resulting from their consumption;
• acquiring the ability to assess the life cycles of industrial products;
• learning the basics of managing waste streams generated in various branches of the economy;
• knowledge in the field of chemical, biological and physical processes, used to process waste matter and the ability to select them for the purpose of recovering energy and valuable substances while respecting the principles of environmental protection;
• knowledge enabling the acquisition of energy and valuable substances from renewable resources replacing traditionally used raw materials while respecting the principles of environmental protection;
• learning about the principles of creating new products based on CE rules;
• acquisition of skills needed to assess the ecological safety of the newly introduced products;
• acquisition of skills allowing the creation of new technologies and products;
• acquiring team work skills assuming various roles in it;
• creative development of skills in searching for new information and solving problems from the borderline of various disciplines;
• acquisition of basic skills in the presentation of technical concepts and results of work and self-presentation.
Graduates of Circular Economy can be employed by industry companies such as:
• municipal economy;
• heavy industry;
• institutions in the medical and pharmaceutical industry;
• industrial processing;
In addition, graduates can work in:
• design and construction offices;
• manufacturing and trade enterprises;
• plants for industrial and hazardous waste management;
• municipal management plants (municipal waste management plants, sewage treatment plants, etc.);
• state and local government;
• research institutes and universities that deal with the issues of waste utilization and management;
• biogas plants and other plants producing electricity and heat from energy crops, agri-food waste, waste streams from animal husbandry;
• research and development and consulting companies that prepare technologies and devices for CE;
• institutions responsible for the development and transfer of technologies, business incubators.
CE specialists are trained to:
• creative solving of tasks related to planning, design and operation in the field of CE;
• management and cooperation with specialists from other fields, in individual phases of the design process, from programming to investment implementation and in the operational phase;
• solving design and construction problems using modern computer techniques;
• performing analyzes in research laboratories.
In addition, CE Graduates will acquire the following skills:
• work in groups;
• searching for and analyzing data and results;
• self-presentation and public speaking;
• critical thinking, argumentation of your judgments and discussions.