Duration of studies - up to 1 year.

KUL's teaching and research activities are carried out in 10 faculties:

  • Theology
  • Law, Canon Law and Administration
  • Philosophy
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • Biotechnology and Environment Sciences
  • Mathematics, IT and Landscape Architecture
  • Off-Campus Faculty of Legal and Economic Sciences in Tomaszów Lubelski
  • Off-Campus Faculty of Social Sciences in Stalowa Wola
  • Off-Campus Faculty of Law and Economic Sciences in Stalowa Wola
  • Collegium of Inter-Faculty Individual Studies in the Humanities
  • as well as in various inter-faculty institutes and specialized research units.

Most of the academic disciplines have already gained a Certificate of the Quality of Education, i.e. the accreditation of the University Accreditation Commission and redesigned their study programmes in line with European Credit Transfer System.

At present, KUL enrols over 16,100 students (including over 500 foreign students) in its various programmes. The University is open to all Poles, from Poland and abroad, as well as to international students.

The regular language of instruction is Polish (except for philological and linguistic institutes, where courses are taught in respective target). However, KUL offers a series of lectures delivered in English (the list of lectures is available at: www.kul.pl/courses). Moreover, there is a possibility of attending individual tutorials (by prior arrangement with a professor) offered in a foreign language.


Academic calendar:

Oct. 1 Tu beginning of the academic year 2013/14
Nov. 1 Fr All Saints’ Day: no classes
Nov. 11 Mo Independence Day: no classes
Dec. 23 - Jan. 6 Mo-Mo Christmas Break
Jan. 28 Tu Monday schedule of classes
Jan. 29 We Monday schedule of classes
Jan. 30 Th end of fall semester, Friday schedule of classes
Jan. 31 - Feb. 13 Fr-Th winter examination period
Feb. 14 Fr no classes
Feb. 17 Mo beginning of spring semester
Feb. 17 - 26 Mo-We winter resit examination period
Apr. 16 - 22 We-Tu Easter Break
May 1 Th Labour Day, no classes
May 2 Fr no classes
June 9 Mo Thursday schedule of classes
June 10 Tu end of spring semester, Friday schedule of classes
June 11 - 26 We-Th summer examination period
June 19 Th Corpus Christi, no classes
June 28 - July 7 Sa-Mo summer resit examination period