Psychology (Bachelor degree)

Type:
first-cycle studies
Field of study:
Psychology
Type:
first-cycle studies
Field of study:
Psychology
Duration of study:
3 years (6 semesters)
Mode of study:
full-time | part-time | online
Obtained title:
bachelor's degree
Language:
Polish | English
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Why are these studies worth choosing?

Thanks to studies in psychology, you are prepared to work in the fields in which knowledge of the mechanisms governing the human psyche is vital. Moreover, after completing Bachelor studies, you can take a master's degree and continue education gaining even more expertise in applied and theoretical psychology.

The first-cycle study program provides you with the solid basis of psychological knowledge and skills, which are essential in many areas related to the professional activity of psychologists in the modern world.

What can you do after graduation?

Thanks to the knowledge gained during the studies you can seek employment in the field of psychological counselling, human resources, advertising and many more. With further training (e.g., MA studies and additional courses), you can also gain qualifications to practice clinical psychology, including psychopathology, neuropsychology and psychological diagnosis.

This program
is for you if:

You’d like your future profession to be linked to psychology
You want to continue education in the fields related to psychology
You want to gain theoretical and practical skills related to human behaviour and psychological processes

Curriculum and study structure

Bachelor's Studies

they last
3 years (6 semesters)
are worth
180 ECTS credits
(European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System)
end with a
bachelor's degree

The program of studies covers core issues and skills related to applied and academic psychology.

First year of studies

The first year of studies covers a broad array of subjects  that provide you with solid knowledge of core psychological concepts, theories and methods as well as essential psychological skills. As a result, you will be prepared to work  in many different professions, including interdisciplinary projects, which are particularly important and valued on the labour market today.

 

First semester
Subject ECTS Form of classes Total number
of lesson hours
(STATIONARY / NON-STATIONARY)
OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY 0 LECTURES 8/4
ACADEMIC SKILLS 2 LECTURES 15/8
INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY 4 LECTURES 30/16
FOUNDATIONS OF SOCIAL COMMUNICATION 4 LECTURES 30/16
STUDY OF STATE, LAW AND POLITICS 5 LECTURES 30/24
Management of financial institution 4 DISCUSSION 20/24
INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY 4 LECTURES 30/24
ORGANIZATION AND MANAGEMENT THEORY 5 LECTURES 30/24
FUNDAMENTALS OF ECONOMICS 5 LECTURES 30/24
Second semester
Subject ECTS Form of classes Total number
of lesson hours
(STATIONARY / NON-STATIONARY)
FOREIGN LANGUAGE 2 EXERCISES 24/16
RESEARCH METHODOLOGY IN SOCIAL SCIENCES 4 DISCUSSION 24/16
HISTORY OF PSYCHOLOGICAL THOUGHT 4 LECTURES 30/16
QUANTITATIVE METHODS - STATISTICS 6 LECTURES+EXERCISES 60/40
LOGICS 4 DISCUSSION 30/24
BIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY 4 LECTURES 30/24
SPORT AND LEISURE ACTIVITIES 0 EXERCISES 30/0
COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY 6 LECTURES+EXERCISES 60/40

Second year of studies

During the second year of studies, you will deepen your knowledge and understanding of the core branches of psychology, such as personality, developmental, social psychology and many more.

 

Third semester
Subject ECTS Form of classes Total number
of lesson hours
(STATIONARY / NON-STATIONARY)
FOREIGN LANGUAGE 2 EXERCISES 30/16
SPORT AND LEISURE ACTIVITIES 0 EXERCISES 30/0
STATISTICS – APPLICATIONS TO PSYCHOLOGY 8 LECTURES+EXERCISES 54/40
PSYCHOLOGY OF PERSONALITY 6 LECTURES 30/24
DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY 6 LECTURES 30/34
Fourth semester
Subject ECTS Form of classes Total number
of lesson hours
(STATIONARY / NON-STATIONARY)
FOREIGN LANGUAGE 2 EXERCISES 30/16
METHODOLOGY OF PSYCHOLOGICAL RESEARCH 5 DISCUSSION 24/16
EMOTIONS AND MOTIVATION 7 LECTURES+EXERCISES 54/40
NEUROPSYCHOLOGY 6 LECTURES 30/24
ELECTIVE COURSES 5 DISCUSSION 48/16

Third year of studies

In the third year of studies, subjects relevant to the field of psychology are continued. At this stage, you will deepen your knowledge of psychological diagnosis, psychometrics etc., and get prepared for the diploma examination to obtain the bachelor’s degree in psychology.

 

Fifth semester
Subject ECTS Form of classes Total number
of lesson hours
(STATIONARY / NON-STATIONARY)
FOREIGN LANGUAGE 2 EXERCISES 30/16
PSYCHOLOGICAL DIAGNOSIS 8 LECTURES+EXERCISES 54/40
PSYCHOPATHOLOGY 6 LECTURES 30/24
ELECTIVE COURSES 12 DISCUSSION 48/48
Sixth semester
Subject ECTS Form of classes Total number
of lesson hours
(STATIONARY / NON-STATIONARY)
ETHICS OF PSYCHOLOGICAL PROFESSION 3 DISCUSSION 24/16
PSYCHOMETRICS 8 LECTURES+EXERCISES 54/40
BASICS OF PSYCHOLOGICAL COUNSELING 5 EXERCISES 30/24
ELECTIVE COURSES 10 DISCUSSION 48/32
DIPLOMA EXAM 4 OWN WORK 100/100

Tuition fees

Fixed tuition - flexible payments

By choosing to study at UEHS, you can be sure that the tuition fee will not change throughout the duration of your studies. You can pay the tuition fee once for the entire year of study or spread over a semester payment. This allows you to decide how you want to plan your expenses.

Reduce the cost of your studies

As part of the UEHS discount programme, you can take advantage of various reductions and promotions. They are usually applied in the first year of study. It means that your tuition fees will be reduced by the amount of the discounts granted. Candidates who register and pay their tuition fees within one month of registration will receive an English language course for free. The course covers 80 hours of English classes and 20 hours of  classes of Polish culture.

Fees

EU&CIS COUNTRIES
Year of study Annually Per semester
1st year 2500 EUROS 1400 EUROS
2nd year 2500 EUROS 1400 EUROS
OTHER COUNTRIES
Year of study Annually Per semester
1st year 3500 EUROS 1900 EUROS
2nd year 3500 EUROS 1900 EUROS

CIS COUNTRIES
Commonwealth of Independent States: Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgystan, Macedonia, Moldova, Russia, Serbia, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan.

EU COUNTRIES
All member states of the European Union. List of member states: https://europa.eu/european-union/about-eu/countries_en.

OTHER COUNTRIES
Countries that are not members of the CIS or EU.

Scholarships - easier than you think

While studying at UEHS, you can take advantage of a wide range of financial support from the state budget and European funds, as well as benefit from special discounts with UEHS discount program

You can submit most scholarship applications quickly and easily through your online account.  

Scholarship
The scholarship may be awarded to any student who obtained an average grade not lower than 4.5 in a academic year given.

In the academic year 2020/2021, the University of Economics and Humanities in Warsaw awarded 292 Rector’s Scholarships, ranging from PLN 450 /month to PLN 650 /month, depending on the average or achievements. For outstanding sport, artistic or scientific achievements, the Scholarship Committee awarded scholarships of PLN 450 /month.

Detailed information on the possibility of applying for the Rector’s Scholarship is available in the “MojeAEH” system.

Sports scholarships

A sports scholarship may be awarded to a student who excels in sport achievements at least national level. In addition we also encourage our students to take part in additional support programs- eg. the National Academic Representation.

Young sportsmen can count on financial support in the amount of PLN 450 /month.

Detailed information on the possibility of applying for sports scholarship is available in the “MojeAEH” system.

Social scholarships

A social scholarship may be awarded to a student who is in a difficult financial situation. In the academic year 2020/2021, the amount of income per person in the student’s family entitling to receive a scholarship was set at an amount not higher than PLN 1,051.70.

Depending on the monthly net income, scholarships ranging from PLN 1,050 / month to PLN 1,250 /month were awarded per one student’s family member.

Detailed information on the possibility of applying for a social scholarship is available in the “MojeAEH” system.

Special scholarships for disabled people

A scholarship for people with disabilities may be awarded to a student who has a disability certificate, a disability degree certificate, a ZUS certifying physician’s certificate, a disability group certificate or a certificate of permanent or long-term incapacity to work on a farm.

In the 2020/2021 academic year, depending on the degree of disability, 79 scholarships for people with disabilities were awarded, ranging from PLN 800 /month to PLN 1000 /month.

Detailed information on the possibility of applying for a scholarship for people with disabilities is available in the “MojeAEH” system.

Allowances

The allowance is a form of emergency financial assistance. Any student who found himself temporarily in a difficult life situation resulting from random events beyond the student’s control can apply for it.

The allowance may be granted twice in one academic year, and the allowance is not granted twice for the same random event. Difficult life situations caused by the COVID-19 pandemic are an exception.

In 2020, we granted 64 allowances for a total of PLN 113,200.50. The allowances, depending on the student’s situation, were paid in the amount of PLN 1,000 to PLN 2,500 at a time.
Detailed information on the possibility of applying for the allowance is available in the “MojeAEH” system.

This is what makes us different

2020/2021 academic year
292 Rector’s Scholarships
106 social scholarships
79 scholarships for people with disabilities

PLN 1,890,289.35 was spent in 2019 on scholarships
PLN 2,911,662.50 was spent in 2020 on scholarships

Rector’s Scholarship – highest average: 5.79