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Student mobility for studies


We encourage KBU students to apply for mobilities under the Erasmus+ program that can be realized at the foreign partner Universities holding an „European Charter for Higher Education” with which Katowice Business University has concluded the interinstitutional agreement.




Qualification depends on the amount of funds available for this purpose.



  • Recruitment rules [PL] [EN]
  • Rules of the mobility implementation [PL] [EN]
  • Financing rules [PL] [EN]
  • Rules of recognizing the period of studies carried out at foreign universities under the Erasmus+ program [PL] [EN]

 Basic formal criteria:

  1. The student must have an active AG student status, i.e. be registered as a student of first-cycle, second-cycle or long-cycle studies throughout the duration of the scholarship stay;
  2. The student should be (at the time of departure) a student of at least the second year of first-cycle studies (undergraduate / engineering);
  3. The student may not stay (during the scholarship) on dean's leave or be on leave.
  4. The student have to know the foreign language in which the classes will be conducted at the host university at an appropriate level. The required level of a foreign language is determined by the host foreign university.


1. Application documents:

  • Application Form [PL] [EN]
  • certificate of student status with information on the average grade for studies completed so far (issued by the Student Service Office - dean's office). Candidates - second-cycle students without a grade point average at the time of recruitment (ongoing examination session for sem. 1), submit a copy of the supplement to the first-cycle diploma;
  • in the case of a student who previously went on a scholarship from the LLP-Erasmus, Erasmus+ Program, a copy of a certificate from a foreign university or another document confirming the length of stay on a scholarship should be submitted.
  • additionally, optionally, the student may submit other documents that he considers important in the qualification process, e.g. language certificates, references, diplomas, etc.

2.Interview and checking the level of a foreign language

3. Nomination and application to a foreign university

4. Online Learning Agreement (OLA) for Studies and completion of the language proficiency test in the OLS Erasmus+ system

The student agrees on the Learning Agreement for Studies together with the Dean of a given faculty and with the help of the Erasmus+ Coordinator

Instruction Online Learning Agreement

5. Organization of the mobility and signing a financial agreement with KBU

6. After returning, the student is obliged to settle the scholarship and mobility, which consists in providing the documents required by the contract: confirmation of stay, Trascript of Records, completing a language proficiency test and an individual report of the mobility participant.


ERASMUS+ SCHOLARSHIP rates for the competition of applications in 2023

Erasmus+ mobility of study (SMS) 2022/2023

Destination countries


KA 131-2021

KA 131-2022

Group 1 - Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Iceland, Liechtenstein,Luxembourg, Norway, Sweden

520 Euro  

550 Euro

Group 2 - Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, France, Greece, Spain, Netherlands, Malta, Germany, Portugal, Italy

520 Euro

550 Euro

Group 3 – Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Lithuania, Latvia, Republic of North Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey, Hungary

450 Euro

450 Euro

Students who meet the criteria included in the definition of "people with fewer opportunities" (e.g. people with disabilities, people from poorer backgrounds) will receive an additional amount of EUR 250 for each month of stay, regardless of the type of mobility (SMS, SMT)



One student may participate in mobility periods with a total maximum duration of up to 12 months per study cycle, irrespective of the number and types of mobility activities. Participation without co-financing from EU funds is included in this maximum duration. Mobility capital is calculated at a given level of education and takes into account previous Erasmus+, LLP-Erasmus and Erasmus Mundus mobilities.


ONLINE LANGUAGE SUPPORT SYSTEM (OLS) for KBU students participating in mobility

1) Mandatory online language proficiency tests

Qualified mobility participants are required to take two language proficiency tests in the OLS system (before and at the end of the mobility period).

2) Free online language courses for those interested

All students who have taken the language proficiency test will be able to take a free online language course.Mobility participants who, after the first language assessment in the main language of instruction/work, are classified at level B2 or higher, will be able to choose the implementation of the OLS language course in this language or in another local language of the country they are going to, provided that that it is available in OLS.The license for the course is granted by the AG at the request of the interested student. The course is carried out during the student's mobility (during the trip) in the on-line form.



Akademia Górnośląska
im. Wojciecha Korfantego
w Katowicach

40-659 Katowice
ul. Harcerzy Września 1939 nr 3
tel. +48 32 35 70 500, 32 35 70 532

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