It’s worth studying here! Why?
Because of the fact that according to the Ministry of Science and Higher Education we are one of the best faculties of law in Poland! Based on the parametric assessments of the Ministry for Science and Higher Education, we are always in the top 3 law faculties in the country. State Accreditation Commission also recognizes us with the highest category and outstanding ratings. In addition, national law school rankings prepared by two biggest newspapers in Poland, have placed us among the top law faculties in Poland.
Every student of our Faculty has the possibility to cultivate one’s interests in scientific student groups (there are more than 20 of them!) and various student organizations. There is a water sport base in Węgorzewo, free gymnasium and gym available for students. Both stationary and non-stationary students may participate in the Erasmus programme and dedicate one or two semesters to study at one of over 50 partner universities in Europe. Moreover, based on the programme MOST students are welcome to complete part of their studies at one of other Polish universities. There are schools of foreign law active at the Faculty: Comparative School of US/EU Law, British Law Centre, School of Russian and European Law, School of German Law, School of French Law.
We prepare our students to enter courageously the labour market. Students gain professional experience by working in courts, public prosecutor’s offices, law firms, state and local government offices, advisory and consulting firms. Additionally, they can broad their minds by working in the Legal Clinic in order to provide free of charge legal consultations for the poor.
At the Faculty of Law in Białystok one studies and works in comfort. The faculty building is conveniently located – in the city centre with good transport connections. Car owners have a car park at their disposal. What’s important, our headquarters is adapted to suit needs of the disabled – there are ramps and a lift in the building.
All lecture rooms are equipped with multimedia devices. The main and the biggest aula - lecture hall has 380 seats and is equipped with a conference amplification, a view presentation system and a numerical system of simultaneous translation. The aula is automatically controlled with air-conditioning. Also, one of the lecture room is adapted for simulation of legal proceedings and the Criminology Unit is equipped with devices for examination of the authenticity of documents and models of weapons. The wi-fi operates in the entire building.
The Faculty has its own Library and Reading Room, which was adapted also for need of users with bad eyesight. At students’ disposal there is a Computer Laboratory with free access to Internet, software and variety of Polish and foreign databases.“Virtual dean’s office”, operating within the framework of USOS system, enables students and faculty staff easy access to information in order to make short work of students’ needs without personal presence at the University. Students and faculty members are entitled to use computer stands, scanner and network printers (the latter available only for academic staff).
There is also a bar ”Na Prawo” available for everyone who feels hungry while being at the law faculty.