Erasmus+ application information for incoming students
Name of the host institution
Akademia Muzyczna w Krakowie
The Academy of Music in Kraków
Erasmus Institutional Code
Erasmus+ Institutional Coordinator
Prof. dr hab. Andrzej Białko
Vice-Rector for international cooperation
Erasmus+ contact person
Dr Karolina Jarosz
+48 12 426 29 70
Address ul. św. Tomasza 43 PL 31-027 Kraków, POLAND
Winter: the beginning of October till mid-February.
Summer: mid-February till mid-June.
April 15th – for winter semester or whole academic year
November 15th – for summer semester
Please send the following documentation via e – mail or regular post:
- the proposal of a Learning Agreement
- Student Application
- short CV
- a sample of 10 – 20 minutes of varied repertoire (CD, mp3, mp4, You Tube link). Composers or theoreticians: please send the sample of your scores, articles, etc.
Please note that you must be a legal and a regular student of our Partner Institution to apply for Erasmus place.
The decision of approval – after the qualification by the Dean of each Faculty will be sent to your Erasmus Coordinator till mid May (for the winter semester) and the end of January (for the summer semester). The Dean’s decision is final.
Please note that all candidates must represent at least B2 level in English. We do not require any official certificate.
Academic year in Poland is divided into two semesters, each lasting 15 weeks.
Winter Semester: 01.10.2018 – 03.02.2019
Christmas break: 22.12.2019– 02.01.2019
Exam session: 23.01.2019 – 02.02.2019
Semester break: 04.02.2019 – 09.02.2019
Retake exam session: 18.02.2019 – 23.02.2019
Academy Celebration Day (no classes): 21.02.2019
Summer Semester: 11.02.2019 – 13.06.2019
Easter break: 19.04.2019 – 24.04.2019
Exam session: 31.05.2019 – 13.06.2019
Retake exam session: 09.09.2019 – 14.09.2019
Academic and national holidays
Official Inauguration: 04.10.2019
All Saints’ and Souls’ Days: November 1, 2
Independence Day: November 11
Ephiphany: January 6
Labour Day: May 1, 2
Constitution Day: May 3
Corpus Christi: June 15
Regular entrance exams info: firstname.lastname@example.org