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Fact Sheet:
Program Model: Exchange Language of Instruction: English
Class Status: 2 - Sophomore, 3 - Junior, 4 - Senior Program Type: Study abroad
Language Level: 0 - None Minimum GPA: 2.5
Housing: Apartment Academic Partner: Kozminski University
Program Description:

Overview | Academics | Eligibility | Housing |Program Costs | Scholarships and Grants | Visa Requirements

Kozminski University in Warsaw, Poland

Warsaw, Poland
 

Overview

Kozminski University, founded in 1993, is a private institution of higher education. The university has obtained excellent results in global and national educational rankings. All programs are offered in English. Kozminski University holds three international accreditations: EQUIS, AMBA and AACSB. Only 67 business schools from around the world hold all three accreditations. The AACSB accreditation is awarded to prestigious universities such as Yale and Harvard.

Located in Warsaw, Poland, a city of diverse architecture, from restored Gothic, to communist concrete, and modern glass and steel. Warsaw is the location of choice for many prestigious international companies seeking talented graduates to join their teams. The city provides numerous opportunities to participate in social and cultural events.

All students participating in exchange programs are eligible to apply for a grant from the Office of International Affairs of up to $1,000 toward airfare costs.


Academics

Kozminski offers Law, Finance, Accounting, and Management in English for exchange students. They also offer a Polish language course of all students. For more information about Kozminski University offering visit their webpage.

Participation in any credit-bearing study abroad program through Longwood will waive General Education Goal 9. 
 


Eligibility

This exchange program is open to qualified business majors. A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required. Courses are offered in English.


Housing

Although the University does not own residential facilities for students, Kozminski University assists international students in locating rooms in private flats throughout the city to rent. Rental fees range from approximately $400 to $560 US per month, depending on location, size, standards etc.


Program Costs

Students on exchange programs pay regular Longwood tuition and fees for the semester they will be abroad. Additional costs include airfare, room and board, passport, any required visas, books, and personal expenses.

Longwood students also pay a $250 non-refundable study abroad administrative fee upon acceptance.


Scholarships and Grants

The Office of International Affairs offers two scholarships:

  • Lancers Abroad Scholarship: up to $500 for short-term programs or $900 for semester programs
  • Presidential Scholarship: up to $2,000 for semester-long programs in which participants are studying in non-Anglophone countries (generally reserved for foreign language majors, but students taking courses in the host language are also encouraged to apply).

Honors students are eligible for separate funding through the Cormier Honors College. Contact Jessi Znosko to get started.

For more information on these and many other scholarship opportunities, visit our Scholarships page.

Visa Requirements

The Department of State keeps up-to-date information about visa requirements for Poland. Students are responsible for their own visa applications and any related expenses. Contact Dr. Emily Kane to get started.



Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2018 02/15/2018 02/15/2018 TBA TBA
Summer 2018 02/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.