Departments & lecture halls located at Katowice-Ligota campus

Medical health care

In case of sickness, common cold or a sick leave there is a possibility of consultation with doctors of the family medicine clinic SANPROM:
Doctor Filipska: phone 517 775 391;
Doctor Drzastwa: phone 792 650 911;
Doctor Mizgała: phone 666 326 001.
Please call first the doctors and arrange a meeting in their clinic located in 3 Maja 59 street, 41-800 Zabrze.

Health insurance

All students enrolled in English language program must get (at their own expense) the insurance policy for the whole period of study.

Health insurance and emergency medical procedures insurance is obligatory for all students attending classes/clinical rotations in Poland.

Emergency numbers

ER  999
Police 997
Fire brigade  998
Emergency from mobile phone  112
District police station  +48 (32) 200 3800
District police officer  +48 600208538 or
+48 (32) 200 3840


In cases pertaining to aggresive behaviour towards forein students please contact Doctor Sham Cader at


Visa / permanent residency card procedures

All foreign students are obliged to apply for a student visa, which can be issued at the Embassies or Consulates of the Republic of Poland situated on the territory of their native countries.

Upon arrival to Poland without visa all foreign students are required to arrange their Residency Permit Card formalities immediately.

Due to complex and time-consuming procedure of applying for the Residency Permit Card (round 2 months) it is more convenient to apply for a student visa in your own country.

Students applying for a Residency Permit Card in Poland are required to submit the following documents:

  • 3 copies of application form (completed in Polish language)
  • 4 color photos sized 4.5 cm / 3.5 cm (forward-facing head shots)
  • 2 photocopies of passport
  • documents certifying source of income (loan certificate or bank statement)
  • Dean’s letter certifying the educational status
  • documents certifying no tax arrears in Poland
  • copy of Medical Insurance Certificate