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Basic information

Language of instruction

English, German


2 years

Wydział Humanistyczny


Profil kształcenia: ogólnoakademicki

Informator ECTS


Characteristics of the programme:

European Master in Lexicography are international studies led by the EMLex consortium which is composed of the University of Silesia and the following universities: Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Université de Lorraine, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Károli Gáspár Református Egyetem Budapest, Universidade do Minho Braga, Università degli Studi Roma Tre, University of Stellenbosch, Institut für Deutsche Sprache and Universität Hildesheim. As a result of classes under the curriculum, the graduates know the rules of the lexicographer's workshop and are able to apply the most modern computer techniques in their work. They are prepared to work in scientific and commercial publishing companies in compiling traditional and electronic dictionaries, starting from developing concepts to its (also technical) realisation. The graduates of Germanic Studies: European Master in Lexicography (2nd cycle studies) have written and oral communication skills in English, German and generally in a third foreign language, for instance Spanish or French (the choice of language depends on the partner university where the student will stay for one semester). The education received distinguishes the graduate at national level as a philologist with lexicographic training.

Admissions criteria

Studies in English

The candidates who obtained the Bachelor’s degree diploma or Master’s degree diploma in language studies and the following degree programme: applied linguistics, with knowledge of German and English language (recommended level - at least B1) may apply for admission to studies.

Admission process:

Admission is competitive and based on diploma grades and interview concerning the interests related to the subject of studies.

In the case of candidates with undocumented knowledge of the above-mentioned foreign languages, the language level will also be checked during the interview.

Fees for education

Tuition fees in academic year: 2022/2023

Payment for semester
dla Polaków i cudzoziemców uprawnionych do kształcenia na studiach stacjonarnych w języku polskim bez ponoszenia opłat za studia.

No tuition fees

Payment for semester
for foreigners applying for studies on tuition-paying basis

Opłata wnoszona w całości

2 850,00 PLN

Opłata w 3 częściach

  • 990,00 PLN
  • 990,00 PLN
  • 1 020,00 PLN


Faculty's contact details

Wydział Humanistyczny

ul. Grota Roweckiego 5
41-200 Sosnowiec
32 364 09 05

Contact for foreigners

Biuro Rekrutacji Cudzoziemców

Bankowa 12, pok. 76
40-007 Katowice, Poland
+48 32 359 22 72
+48 32 359 22 73