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Institution launching the call:

National Agency for Academic Exchange (NAWA) under the SPINAKER programme – Intensive international study programmes

From October 2022 to May 2023, the Academic Center of Polish Language and Polish Culture in cooperation with the Faculty of Philology and the Center for Sustainable Development of the University of Gdańsk is implementing a project under the SPINAKER program.

This program is organized by the National Agency for Academic Exchange (NAWA) and financed by the European Social Fund under the Knowledge Education Development Operational Program (non-competition project entitled “Supporting the institutional capacity of Polish universities through the creation and implementation of international study programs”, Priority Axis III “Higher education for the economy and development”, Measure 3.3. “Internationalization of Polish higher education”).


The main goal of the “LOSTt in Gdańsk” project is to create and implement two intensive international education programs. The activities will focus on introducing Polish culture from the local (Gdańsk) perspective, the courses will cover: Polish film, Polish literature and art, Kashubian culture and regional cuisine.

The implemented tasks are to contribute to increasing the interest in the educational offer of the University of Gdańsk and the cultural offer of Gdańsk and Pomerania, as well as to increasing the foreign students’ participation in the programs proposed by the Gdańsk university. The experience gained will translate into an extension of the offer of intensive international education programs in the future.

Project homepage:

“LOSt in Gdańsk”. Project as part of the SPINAKER program – Academic Centre of Polish Language and Culture at the University of Gdańsk (ug.edu.pl)

Implementation deadline: 01.07.2022-31.08.2023