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Nicolaus Copernicus University (UMK)

Address: Jurija Gagarina 11, 87-100 Toruń, Poland

Description Nicolaus Copernicus University (UMK)

Nicolaus Copernicus University (UMK) is considered a popular institution of higher education in Poland. This is a public institution, founded in 1945 and named after the famous astronomer - Nicolaus Copernicus. Territorially the university is located in the city of Torun. The University of Nicolaus Copernicus conferred the degrees of bachelor, master, doctor, candidate of science.

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In the national ranking, the institution ranks 7th among the best institutions in the country.

Prominent graduates

In the famous Polish University of Nicolaus Copernicus, such well-known personalities were educated:

  • Zbigniew Herbert (poet);
  • Pyotr Pavel Boyanchik (former champion of the country in ice dancing);
  • Maciej Konacki (astronomer);
  • Mariusz Lemenczyk (mathematician);
  • Zbigniew Nowek (former head of the Polish Intelligence Agency);
  • Andrzej Leach (senator and famous sports journalist);
  • Jan Rompshi (poet and ethnographer);
  • Alexander Volschan (astronomer);
  • Tomasz Zaboklitsky (CEO of PESA SA).

Here are just some of the famous graduates of the institution.

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The main campus of Nicolaus Copernicus University is geographically located in Torun. Most of the campus is surrounded by a lake and beautiful nature. In addition, the university has a branch in the city of Bydgoszcz and separate corps in Grudzidz and Wloclawek. The institution also owns a research station in Svalbard.

The school has a rich library, a comfortable hostel for foreign citizens, a sports complex, a cultural center, canteens, computer classes and laboratories.

UMK is a member of the European University Association.

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Language courses, schools and children's language camps Primary and secondary education - private schools Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA
- we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs)
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program,
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program,
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively

- recommended submission one year before the start of the program,
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.
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