Tuition fee and payments


According to Ordinance no 63 of the Rector of the University of Warsaw of 31 March 2021 students who start their studies (Archaeology – Studies in English) in the academic year 2021/2022 are not paying the tuition fee.

The list of other payments (for repetition of classes and classes not included in the study curriculum) you can find on pages 11 and 12 of the mentioned ordinance.


Archaeology – Studies in English is a fee-paying programme for students who are recruited in 2020/21. The list of payments has been announced by Rector in the Ordinance no. 64 from March 31st, 2020.

According to the Ordinance of the Rector no. 130 from September 30th, 2019, §4:

  1. The deadlines for paying fees are set by the Head of the Educational Unit (EUH)*
  2. The student pays all or the first rat of the fee listed in § 2 points 1, 3 and 5 before the commencement of the year of studies, however not earlier than after confirming the oath in writing. A foreign student may pay the fee before taking the oath in writing.
  3. A student using a student loan may pay the fee in monthly rates and on the payment dates of loan tranches, provided that the bank has documented order to transfer the loan rates to the University account.

*The EUH in the faculties is the vice-dean for students’ affairs.

And according to the same document, §5:

EUH may exempt a student from the fee in whole or in part, or spread the fee into installments on a justified and documented request of the student.*

*However, according to the Polish law, a student who is exempt from payment in whole or in part should pay the income tax.

More details concerning the rules of payments are available in the Ordinance no. 13 from September 30th, 2019 (English version available soon).

The payment deadline

According to § 4(1) of Rector’s Order No. 130 of September 30, 2019 and § 8(1), the Vice-dean for Student’s affairs set the payment deadline to 30/12/2020.

In the case of individual exemptions or reductions, the date and amount of fees will be established separately.

The text of the announcement is available here.