Centre for Languages

Who we are

The Collegium Humanum Centre for Languages (CHCL) is a centre of excellence for teaching and learning, specialising in academic communication and pedagogy.

What we offer

We offer English language courses for international students as well as opportunities to take part in summer schools. Courses in business and academic English are provided across a range of levels as credit modules for the university degrees. Language courses are also offered to Collegium Humanum staff and Warsaw’s wider academic and professional community.


Our Language Courses will equip you with the skills to communicate effectively at various language levels, including intermediate and advanced levels. Taught by highly-qualified academics on the Collegium Humanum campus in central Warsaw, our programme will help you achieve fluency in your target language. With classes open to all, our courses attract a variety of students, academics and professionals, creating a positive and constructive learning environment.



All of our language teaching staff hold teaching qualifications. We bring together expertise from across a broad range of areas, including business and law.

Your learning

The programme is intended to prepare you for the academic environment you will meet in your studies. Classes focus on developing your English language proficiency, academic literacy and critical thinking skills

The course will:

develop your skills in understanding academic texts and using them in writing

prepare you to understand lectures while taking effective notes

listen more effectively to lectures delivered by academics and other experts

develop your ability to write essays in an academic style


CHCL offers a range of 15 and 30 credit modules (7.5 and 15 ECTS respectively).

These language modules:

  • form part of undergraduate and graduate degree programmes,
  • are open to all current Collegium Humanum Warsaw Management University undergraduates and graduates. 

Modules include:

  • General English
  • Business English
  • English for Law
  • English for Academic Purposes