18 months
1175 EUR/year
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Environmental Biotechnology is an exciting, fast-growing interdisciplinary field with excellent career opportunities. Graduates of the Environmental Biotechnology program at University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn in this field possess skills in engineering and molecular biology that are in demand in a wide range of industries and scientific fields. 


Our teachers have years of experience in teaching international students. They are actively involved in the field, with a variety of ongoing research programs and many international publications. We are committed to both practical and theoretical education, so our Master’s students work with us on our research projects in our modern laboratories.

Learning outcomes

Graduates from the Environmental Biotechnology program at University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn possess advanced knowledge of natural sciences. They have technical expertise in the field of biotechnology, including bioenergy technologies. They can solve problems related to the use of the natural environment using various technologies, including remediation. They use molecular techniques as a tool to draw conclusions about the state of the environment. When dealing with damage to the environment, they can identify the risks and take action to restore environmental balance. 

Graduates understand the desirability of continuing education, professional development and international cooperation, and are well prepared for doctoral studies if they choose this career path. With this combination of skills and attitudes, our graduates are well prepared for a successful career in industry or academic institutions.

Programme Structure

Modules included:

  • Organic chemistry
  • Analytical techniques
  • Toxic chemical risk
  • Technical biocenoses
  • Statistics in environmental sciences

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

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On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A certificate of English language knowledge
  • Application form from IRK online admission system (signed manually).
  • A photocopy of a passport
  • A receipt proving the payment of the enrolment fee
  • A copy of a document authorizing legal stay in Poland
  • A copy of a documents confirming insurance

Tuition Fee

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  • EU/EEA

    1175 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1175 EUR per year during 18 months.

Living costs for Olsztyn

1860 - 2630 PLN /month
Living costs

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


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