24 months
Duration
3650 EUR/year
2200 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
Unknown
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About

The purpose of this International East European Jewish Studies Programme at University of Wroclaw is to educate an international group of students in three areas of East European Jewish Studies in which the academic faculty at the Taube Department of Jewish Studies specializes.

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Overview

Jewish Studies programmes are by definition interdisciplinary, bringing together sources and methodologies in literary studies, linguistics, cultural and religious studies, history, ethnography, and sociology. Jewish studies are of an eminently international character, providing students with an international exchange of ideas and experiences. 

The curriculum is composed of master classes in which lecturers present the latest achievements in methodology and research. A stated goal of this East European Jewish Studies Programme at University of Wroclaw is to augment the potential and diversity of the pool of future Ph.D. students conducting research in Jewish Studies.

Our Programme provides skills that will enable graduates to:

  • conduct and participate in research projects in the field of Jewish studies
  • work in domestic and foreign institutions dealing with the spiritual and material Jewish heritage  
  • work in institutions interested in educational and cultural activities in the field of Jewish history, culture, and languages
  • work in publishing houses, editorial offices, museums, cultural centers, mass media, tourism, and the service sector requiring knowledge of Jewish languages
  • work in diplomatic missions where specialists in Polish-Jewish relations and minority issues are needed
  • work in companies that use Hebrew and Yiddish, including representative offices of Israeli companies
  • apply their language skill in translation work with the use of Hebrew and Yiddish
  • find employment in various institutions, including non-governmental organizations, whose activities are aimed at minority communities

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Monographic Lecture: Social and Cultural History of Hasidism
  • Applied Jewish Heritage
  • Polish language for international students
  • Health and Safety training course online
  • Social and Cultural History of Hasidism – master class
  • Hebrew
  • Yiddish

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
72

Credits

99 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
72

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Very good English language proficiency (written and spoken) as all classes will be conducted in English. Proficiency in modern Hebrew or Yiddish on at least the B1 level according to the Council of Europe’s guidelines. Basic research skills in the field of humanities or social sciences obtained during undergraduate studies

  •  Candidates who meet the conditions enlisted above will be required to pass an interview to check their basic knowledge of Jewish culture and history.

  • Legalized Bachelor or Master degree certificate
  • Legalized Transcript of grades (and supplements if applicable) from your bachelor or master studies
  • Certificate proving proficiency in modern Hebrew or Yiddish at the B1 level according to the Council of Europe’s guidelines. Candidates who cannot present a certificate proving knowledge of modern Hebrew or Yiddish at the required level
  • Certificate confirming English Language proficiency on B2 level. Does not pertain to native speakers.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    3650 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3650 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2200 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • Non-EU citizens tuition fee for 2nd year: 3500€

Living costs for Wroclaw

2070 - 3400 PLN /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Our partners

East European Jewish Studies
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University of Wroclaw

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