Vincent Pol University in Lublin, Poland

Introduction

Vincent Pol University (VPU) is located in Lublin in eastern Poland, 170km south of Warsaw. Lublin is an historic city set on the banks of the River Bystrzyca. It is popular with tourists and students alike, and is a great place to study.

VPU is a private university, with full accreditation from the Ministry of Science and Higher Education. We were founded with the aim of enabling our students to achieve their professional aims and develop their passions.

We offer both full-time and part-time bachelors and masters degrees. Our academic staff are highly qualified teachers, fluent in English and experts in their fields. The University has modern buildings with specialist teaching rooms adapted to meet the needs of different classes such as physiotherapy, kinesiotherapy, cosmetology, biomechanics, massage, chemistry, tourism, hotel industry, gastronomy, geography and IT. There are also recreation rooms, including gymnasiums, fitness suites, a swimming pool, and studios for aerobics classes and other sporting activities. The student cafeteria is a popular meeting place for students. The University has a computer network with Wifi access for all students. For maximum comfort and security some rooms are equipped with air-conditioning and CCTV.

VPU is increasing in popularity with international students, and we have a dedicated International Student Centre, that can help with applications, visas, and accommodation.

In 2010 the University founded the Academic Physiotherapy Centre, a modern clinic, to be used not only by our physiotherapy students but also by citizens of Lublin. The centre has the latest equipment for diagnostics and rehabilitation, and is contracted with the Polish National Health System . It is also a place where students do their clinical practice and where scientific research can be conducted.

Vincent Pol University is situated close the city centre, with easy access for students by public transport or by car. Lublin has many affordable restaurants, bars and leisure facilities, and our students enjoy evenings out in the historic and safe city centre. It is an ideal location for students from around the world, and we welcome you to VPU.

Students enrolled at VPU may choose from the following four fields of study in English:

• Physiotherapy (2-year MSc program, 3-year BSc program)
• Tourism and Recreation (2-year MA program, 3-year BA program)
• Beauty Therapy (3-year BSc program)
• Sport Science (3-year BSc program) • International Business Management (3-year BSc program)

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

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Bachelor

Bachelor in Beauty Science

Campus Full time 3 years October 2017 Poland Lublin

Beauty Science is a knowledge of beauty care techniques, which enables to conduct beauty treatments and chose suitable cosmetics. The main aim of our BSc Beauty Science programme is to educate highly qualified specialists endowed with broad theoretical and practical knowledge and prepared for the professional career in one of the fastest-growing market segments. [+]

Beauty Science is a knowledge of beauty care techniques, which enables to conduct beauty treatments and chose suitable cosmetics. The main aim of our BSc Beauty Science programme is to educate highly qualified specialists endowed with broad theoretical and practical knowledge and prepared for the professional career in one of the fastest-growing market segments. The classes are taught in professionally equipped labs, by experienced and highly qualified teaching staff employed in the best academic centres and by professionals working in various businesses. Our courses involve not only traditional subjects, but also unique classes, such as thalassotherapy, and a wide range of optional classes, which provides opportunities for self-directed, autonomous learning. The 3-year full – time BSc programme includes a lot of practical training, which starts in the first year of the studies. Placement Practical trainings play an important role in preparing students to meet the requirements of the job market. That is why, students have the opportunity to gain experience during 360 hours of practical training, integrated in the course programme. The University has signed contracts with the biggest regional institutions specializing in modern beauty treatments, including beauty salons. There is also an opportunity to do practical training in one of the following countries: Turkey, Ireland, Greece, Portugal, Spain, Germany, Italy, Great Britain and Cyprus. Careers The graduates of Beauty Science have sufficient qualifications for working in beauty salons, fitness centres, laboratories, cosmetic departments of pharmacies, companies specializing in production and distribution of cosmetics for SPA, cosmetic branch and medical cosmetology. The graduates are also prepared for setting up their own business, since they have the opportunity to participate in numerous professional trainings and cosmetic demonstrations (in make-up, nail styling, massage) run by the professionals from the renowned cosmetic companies. [-]

Bachelor in Sport Science

Campus Full time 3 years October 2017 Poland Lublin

Sport Science is a field of study examining the functioning of a healthy human body under the influence of exercise, training, and many other stimuli, and the ways of promoting health by means of physical activity. [+]

Sport Science is a field of study examining the functioning of a healthy human body under the influence of exercise, training, and many other stimuli, and the ways of promoting health by means of physical activity. It is a multidisciplinary field of study, including such areas as Physiology, Psychology, Anatomy and Biochemistry. The main aim of Sports Science BSc degree programme is to educate highly qualified specialists of sports science, endowed with broad theoretical and practical knowledge concerning physical education, sport and health promotion. Our 3-year full-time Sport Science BSc degree programme involves both practical and theoretical knowledge of sports science. The classes and lectures are taught in professionally equipped labs, by experienced and highly qualified teaching staff employed in the best academic centres and by professionals working in various businesses. Careers The graduates of Sports Science BSc have sufficient qualifications for teaching physical education in primary schools, and working in educational institutions, social organizations, local government organizations, sports clubs, recreation and fitness centres. After completing additional courses the graduates can also work as sports instructors, referees or professional trainers. [-]

Bachelor of International Business Management

Campus Full time 3 years October 2017 Poland Lublin

Our Business Management Programme is aimed at educating and training international business professionals working successfully in any country or culture. The hands-on and case-based teaching approach provides each graduate with a comprehensive knowledge of business and economics, including the fields of marketing, sales, finance, quality, and management. [+]

Our Business Management Programme is aimed at educating and training international business professionals working successfully in any country or culture. The hands-on and case-based teaching approach provides each graduate with a comprehensive knowledge of business and economics, including the fields of marketing, sales, finance, quality, and management. Our 3-year full-time BSc Business Management programme includes classes and lectures taught by experienced and highly qualified teaching staff, including both respected academic teachers as well as professional trainers and experienced business practitioners and managers. Students are educated and trained both by attending theoretical classes and by participating in practical training events, group projects integrating different management skills, case studies, and business simulation games. Students are also able to pursue their personal goals and ambitions by broadening their knowledge and choosing highly focused electives, allowing them to prepare for careers in international corporate bodies, tourism and hospitality enterprises, small business and start-up management, or real estate and retail industries. Placement The BSc programme includes placements with successful and innovative companies, integrated throughout the programme. It is an opportunity to verify one’s performance under the supervision of highly-qualified business practitioners, to confront one’s knowledge and skills with real-life business challenges, and to acquire first contacts in the professional world of business. Careers The graduates are trained as highly independent and well-qualified professionals familiar both with the nature of international business activities on a global scale as well as the realities, environment and best practices of small and medium-sized players on local markets. [-]

BA

Bachelor of Tourism and Hospitality Management

Campus Full time Part time 6 semesters February 2017 Poland Lublin + 1 more

Bachelor’s degree graduates of Tourism and Hospitality Management have knowledge of nature, social, economics and organization-legal fields and practical skills enabling them to run business activity in tourism, recreation and hotel industry. [+]

Bachelor’s degree graduates of Tourism and Hospitality Management have comprehensive knowledge of the environment, society, economics and legal organization. This course will appeal to you if you are looking for a career in tourism, reputed to be the world’s biggest industry. The 3-year full-time programme combined in-depth study of the tourism industry at home and abroad with the development of essential business knowledge and skills. A special feature of this course is an emphasis on increasingly important forms of tourism such as rural tourism, sustainable tourism and ecotourism. The 12-week practical training forms an integral part of the educational process. Students can check their theoretical knowledge and put it into practice in prestigious hotels in Poland such as Europa Hotel, travel agencies, guest houses and in a natural reserves and parks. They take part in a one-week field practice in the University Education and Recreational Centre in Piotrawin upon the Vistula and in the national tourist trade fairs (in Poznan, Warsaw) or can go to Berlin for the international fairs (ITB Berlin). Students who successfully complete their studies obtain a degree diploma of higher education and a bachelor's degree in the field of their chosen speciality. The program qualifies successful students for work in tourism within the public as well as the private sector. Practical skills taught at the University enable our graduates to set up their own tourism and recreation related business. Our students can apply for jobs in both management and executive positions in: hotels, guest houses, restaurants, retailing, transportation, travel agencies, tour companies, tourist attractions, leisure, recreation and sport, cultural industries, state administration and various social organizations. This course gives you the opportunity to develop a range of practical and academic skills to allow you to enter the profession successfully. Specialities at bachelor’s degree: - HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT - TOURISM MANAGEMENT [-]

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Vincent Pol University in Lublin

Address Choiny 2
Lublin 20-816, Poland
Website http://www.wssp.edu.pl/
Phone +48 81 740 72 40