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About the University

Vistula University is a place where you will find an atmosphere of openness, trust and partnership, you will discover your talents and specify your career plans. You will learn critical thinking and responsible leadership.

Vistula University is one amongst the oldest non-public universities in Poland. Established in 1992 under the name of the University of Insurance and Banking, it achieved its current status through dynamic development and contacts with other non-public higher education institutions. In 2019, Aleksander Gieysztor Academy in Pułtusk became one of our branches.

Vistula University is at the forefront of the best private universities in Poland. It takes the 5th place in the prestigious ranking of non-public higher education institutions “Perspektywy” 2022. A special reason for satisfaction is also the 6th place of Vistula University amongst all Polish universities in the Graduate in the 2022 labour market category.

Vistula University is among the few universities in Poland that have the full scope of ACCA accreditation, and the ’Project management in the organisation’ programme in the field of Management has accreditation from the PMI Global Accreditation Centre for Project Management Education Programmes (GAC).

The Finance and Accounting, and Management programmes, conducted at Vistula University, have been accredited by CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants). CIMA accreditation confirms that our students gain competences, during the teaching process, – which are recognised all over the world – and are the most sought-after and up-to-date, in the areas of ​​Finance and Management. Thanks to the accreditation, students can take advantage of exemptions from CIMA’s exams. They will also gain access to scholarships.
CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants) is a leading, and the largest global organisation of specialists, in the field of Management Accounting. It works closely with employers, and finances innovative research. CIMA also trains world-class financiers. Management Accounting specialists set inspiring directions for global business, and their strategies ensure the success of enterprises.

All programmes are conducted in Polish and English.

The Faculty of Business and International Relations of Vistula University has the international CEEMAN IQA accreditation – one of the most prestigious and respected international accreditations in the field of managerial education. This accreditation confirms that Vistula meets the requirements for efficient operation, as well as high-quality education and research. Thanks to CEEMAN IQA’s accreditation, the value of the Vistula University diploma, in Poland and abroad, is growing. Students, therefore, have a better chance of being employed, and graduates can be sure that their knowledge and highly developed social and managerial competences will be appreciated in the business environment.

Vistula University tracks the development of Big Data, artificial intelligence and robotics. Focusing its interest on Asia and China, it hosts the Confucian Classroom operating within the school walls.

You will enjoy the unique atmosphere of the modern Vistula campus. From the moment of commencing your studies, you will develop your individual potential, you will be included in the unique Mentoring Program and benefit from the system of attractive scholarships. You will receive support that will help you integrate in the University environment and spread your wings. You will learn to manage individual potential and plan professional development. With the help of the Careers Office and via the E-Career platform, you will establish first contacts with business, and enhance your competences. You will get access to paid and free placements and internships in companies from various industries, also under the EU programs. You will be able to take part in the Job Fair, twice a year.

During your studies, you can get internationally recognized certificates and licenses, benefit from foreign student exchange programs and develop your passions in student clubs.

At Vistula University you will get a diploma of a recognized university, that will open global opportunities and prepare you for an international career.

Why Vistula?

Attractive fields of study

Vistula will provide you with education required on the labour market. Carefully selected fields of study and specialties are constantly adapted to the economic situation. You will learn what you really need and what employers need now and in future.

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Attractive fields of study

Vistula will provide you with education required on the labour market. Carefully selected fields of study and specialties are constantly adapted to the economic situation…

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Double diploma with Centria University

The double degree programme gives ambitious students the chance to obtain a diploma from two universities in just one course of study. It is also a unique opportunity to develop, test yourself in a multicultural environment, establish valuable personal and professional contacts, and find an attractive job.

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Double diploma with Centria University

The double degree programme gives ambitious students the chance to obtain a diploma from two universities in just one course of study. It is also a unique opp…

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Double diploma with LSBU

Thanks to cooperation with London South Bank University, you can pursue a Polish-British study programme, with a Double Diploma in Management. The programme implemented at Vistula, is authorised by the London University, in terms of maintaining the same standards and quality of education.
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Double diploma with LSBU

Thanks to cooperation with London South Bank University, you can pursue a Polish-British study programme, with a Double Diploma in Management. The programme implemented …
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KPMG scholarship programme in Poland

As part of Vistula’s cooperation with KPMG Polska, the company offers scholarships for outstanding students. The programme opens up the possibility of working for KPMG in Poland.

Staff of recognized authorities and practitioners

Vistula is a university of leaders with a team of lecturers who are authorities in their fields. You will come across outstanding scientists and didactics. Among them are former members of Polish authorities, ministers, ambassadors, heads of banks and other major institutions in the country.

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Staff of recognized authorities and practitioners

Vistula is a university of leaders with a team of lecturers who are authorities in their fields. You will come across outstanding scientists and di…

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International atmosphere

Vistula is an international university. Is the leader in internationalization according to the “Perspektywy” ranking. Students and lecturers come from 100 countries, and all fields of study are also conducted in English. The University cooperates with foreign universities and students take part in international exchange programs. You will build up your confidence in a multinational and multicultural environment. You will be ready for an international career.

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International atmosphere

Vistula is an international university. Is the leader in internationalization according to the “Perspektywy” ranking. Students and lecturers come from 100 countries, and al…

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Online studies

Vistula is the leader in online education. Online studies will guarantee you accessibility, mobility and flexibility. You can study when and where you want. You can easily combine studies with work or family responsibilities.

Rich student life

At Vistula, you can take part in the activities of the Student Council as well as student clubs. You will combine business with pleasure. You will have fun, meet interesting people, realize your passions and gain experience that will pay off in the future.

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Rich student life

At Vistula, you can take part in the activities of the Student Council as well as student clubs. You will combine business with pleasure. You will have fun, meet interesting peopl…

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Confucius Classroom

In the Confucius Classroom you will get to know the Chinese culture and learn the Mandarin language. You will prepare for the official HSK exam and gain many opportunities to travel to China and study at Chinese universities. You will stand out on the labour market.

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Confucius Classroom

In the Confucius Classroom you will get to know the Chinese culture and learn the Mandarin language. You will prepare for the official HSK exam and gain many opportunities to tr…

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Attractive study conditions

Vistula University is located in a modern campus in Warsaw’s Ursynów, next to the metro station. The facility is well connected and adapted for people with disabilities. The University also offers financial support to those who need it as well as a rich scholarship system.

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Attractive study conditions

Vistula University is located in a modern campus in Warsaw’s Ursynów, next to the metro station. The facility is well connected and adapted for people with disabilities….

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Our mission and vision

Mission

The mission of Vistula University is to prepare our graduates for their future career the best way possible, by constantly modernising the study technology, and adapting study programs to the changing world.

Mission

Vision

Vistula sets itself a strategic goal of gaining the position of a university that best reads the challenges of the future. We want to be the first-choice university for those who have the ambition to acquire knowledge and conquer the world. We have a vision to be the leader among the best Polish private universities, highly rated by students and employers, recognized internationally, perceived as a valued scientific research centre that is at the forefront in selected areas of education and research.

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Vistula sets itself a strategic goal of gaining the position of a university that best reads the challenges of the future. We want to be the first-choice university for those who have the ambition …

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Vision

Vistula in numbers

66 000

graduates of Bachelor’s, Engineering and Master’s degree study programs

+100

countries of origin of our students and lecturers

4

universities in the Vistula Group of Universities

300

companies in business cooperation with the Vistula Group of Universities

Rankings

Partner universities – Double diploma

Vistula University co-operates with over 40 foreign universities in the fields of lecturer and student exchange, joint programmes and projects, research, exchange of experiences, and publications. The Centria University of Applied Sciences in Finland holds a special place. Thanks to the double-diploma agreement concluded with it, students of the Bachelor’s Programme in the fields of Management and Computer Sciences, can study for two semesters at the partner university and, as a result, obtain a Bachelor’s Degree from both institutions. Centria University of Applied Sciences is a dynamic, international university that educates in English.

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Vistula University co-operates with over 40 foreign universities in the fields of lecturer and student exchange, joint programmes and projects, research, exchange of experiences, and publications. …

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London South Bank University (LSBU) also happens to be an important partner of Vistula’s Universities . Thanks to this, you can pursue a Polish-British study programme, with a Double Diploma in Management, at Vistula University. The field of study is offered at both the Bachelor’s Degree and Master’s Degree of studies. The programme implemented at Vistula, is authorised by the London University, in terms of maintaining the same standards and quality of education. LSBU is a vibrant, international university with great ambitions. It is one of the five largest universities in London. Currently, it educates 18,000 students from over 130 countries.

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London South Bank University (LSBU) also happens to be an important partner of Vistula’s Universities . Thanks to this, you can pursue a Polish-British study programme, with a Double Diploma in Man…

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Vistula University also collaborates with Hilbert College in Hamburg, in New York State. Students of Management – Bachelor’s Degree studies, can study overseas for one year. The cost does not exceed 22,000 USD a year. The fee includes tuition, accommodation, and meals. As part of the co-operation between both institutions, Vistula’s students have access to internships. They also can prepare for further education in the United States.

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Vistula University also collaborates with Hilbert College in Hamburg, in New York State. Students of Management – Bachelor’s Degree studies, can study overseas for one year. The cost does not excee…

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Virtual walk

The university implements projects co-financed by the European Union
Vistula University in Pultusk

Vistula University in Pultusk

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