Exchange year in Poland
The exchange year programme in Poland starts in August and ends in June of the following year. There are three main seminars throughout the year, all of which are held in different regions of Poland, allowing students to visit and experience more of what Poland has to offer.
The year begins with a 2-week language course. It takes place in the Imperial Castle of Poznań, where YFU Poland’s office is located. At that time students get to know the basics of Polish language and culture.
In January, all exchange students and their host siblings meet for a mid-year orientation. During this two-day event they summarise their progress over the past six months and visit some of the most important parts of the city, learning about Poland’s rich history.
Last but not least, in springtime all students and their host siblings spend one of May weekends at a re-entry orientation.This event wraps up the students’ exchange year in Poland and prepares them for their journey back home.
Let this year be the year you discover Poland.
DISCOVER POLAND TRIPS FOR THE YFU COMMUNITY
Would you like to discover one of Europe’s most interesting tourist destinations? How about a fun weekend together in a group of international YFU students and volunteers? Our Discover Poland programme offers you the opportunity to do just that!
Every year YFU Poland organises weekend trips to some of the most iconic cities in the country. In the spirit of international friendship and cooperation, we invite not only our Inbound Students, but also Inbound Students from neighbooring organizations to join the fun, explore Poland, and spend a fantastic time together!
Okay, all of that sounds pretty great, but how do you actually apply? It couldn’t be easier. All you need to do is complete the form below. Once we receive it, you will be automatically added to the participants list. There! It’s that simple!
Annual trip schedule overview:
- October – Warsaw
- February – Cracow (and Wieliczka)
- June – the Tricity (Gdansk, Gdynia, Sopot)
Currently we are accepting applications for a CRACOW TRIP on February 7-9 2020!
The application deadline is January 1st 2020. Any forms submitted after that date may not be received.
*Presented in the attachment a trip OFFER. Whether or not the trip will take effect depends on the number of students interested (min. 15 in total, from all organizations combined).
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DISCOVER POLAND TRIP APPLICATION FORM
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SCHOOL & LANGUAGE
Would you like to know how the school system works in Poland? Read more right here.
In Poland you can practice a variety of sports. Find more here!
With a rich legacy of culture, Poland has a substantial stock of exceptional artworks exhibited across galleries and modern art museums both locally and internationally, world known musicians and award winning movie directors.