Interdisciplinary Individualized Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences

Interdisciplinary Individualized Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences


Level of studies: second-cycle studies
Type of studies: full-time (weekdays)
Duration: 2 years
Language of instruction: Polish
Professional title: master (magister)
Educational profile: general academic/practical

Full-time 3-year first-cycle studies exclusive of the following programmes: law, pre-school and early primary school education, special education and theology which are long-cycle studies.
In the course of these studies the candidates are admitted to the following programmes and majors: archeology, administration, Balkan studies, Balkan studies (in English), journalism and social communication, ethnology, film studies and media culture, English philology, Polish philology, philology, philosophy, history, cultural studies, world literature, interactive media and shows, musicology, education, special education, political science, European law, sociology, international relations, Soviet and post-Soviet area studies, management and law in business

About the programme

Admission to the programme - III nabór

Admission schedule


Admission procedure has ended.

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Admission to the programme - II nabór

Admission schedule


Admission procedure has ended.

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Ten nabór został już zakończony.

Admission to the programme - I nabór

Admission schedule


Admission procedure has ended.

Current stats

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Ten nabór został już zakończony.

Detailed admission rules

Variant 1

for graduates of first-cycle studies in Interdisciplinary Individualized Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences

Elements of selection procedure Minimum
required
Max
points
Weight of
element
Max
result
1) grade on the higher education diploma - 5 12 60
Maximum number of points to be scored during the selection procedure 60

Variant 2

for graduates of first-cycle studies who did not complete studies within the Interdisciplinary Individualized Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences

Elements of selection procedure Minimum
required
Max
points
Weight of
element
Max
result
1) grade on the higher education diploma - 5 6 30
2) competency-based interview 20 30 1 30
Maximum number of points to be scored during the selection procedure 60

Ad 2. Additional information:

Competency-based interview concerning the humanities and social sciences which verifies the candidate’s aptitude to undertake interdisciplinary studies.

The candidates themselves decide on the topic if the interview by proposing two topics from the disciplines they have selected, on condition that both topics must relate to issues other than the licentiate (licenjat) thesis, and at least one of them should cover the thematic area of second-cycle studies. The reading list, which is the starting point for the interview with the admission subcommittee, is left to candidates who submit their proposals electronically within the specified time limit provided on the Online Admissions System website.  

Selection procedure steps

Variant selection

Selection procedure steps depend on admission variant.

List of documents

Set of documents

  • photo file which will be used when generating the personal questionnaire
  • a scan of university diploma

Preparation of the documents

During the recruitment process, candidates do not submit any paper documents.

Each of the required documents should be scanned to a separate file in PDF format. A document (e.g. certificate or diploma) that has more than one page should be scanned into one multi-page PDF file.

Scanning documents can be carried out on its own with the use of a scanner or with the use of dedicated applications for devices with Android or iOS. The document scanning service is also available at most copy shops.

Attestation of documents

Document attestation is a process in which an employee of the University confirms the compliance of the attached scans of documents with their original (paper) version. Attestation of the document by AMU consists in submitting (for inspection) the original document at the dean's office at the beginning of the academic year.

Polish language command (B2 level)

Foreigners applying for admission to this field of study are required to attach a document confirming knowledge of the Polish language at the B2 level (see the list of accepted documents).

A candidate who does not have an appropriate document is obliged to take a Polish language proficiency test (online test).

Documents obtained abroad

Candidates with documents obtained abroad also provide:

  • a scan of a foreign document, which is legalized or accompanied by an apostille, entitling the candidate to take up higher education studies in the country where the document was issued
  • a scan of translation of the document into the language of the studies undertaken by the candidate, performed by a sworn translator entered into the list of sworn translators maintained by the Polish Minister of Justice, or certified by a Polish consul in the country where the document was issued
  • a certificate of recognition of a foreign certificate as equivalent to Polish Matura certificate issued by a competent Board of Education – if the foreign certificate is not recognized, by virtue of law or under international agreements, as a document entitling to commence higher education studies in Poland
  • a scan of a document confirming the entitlement to study tuition-free – in the case of the foreigners concerned

Online Admissions System 2022/2023