John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin

4.0 out of 5 (16 ratings / 14 reviews) Lublin, Poland
A fundamental mission of the University, as it is stated in more detail in its Statute, involves “conducting research in the spirit of harmony between science and faith, along with teaching and educating Catholic intelligentsia as well as co-creating Christian culture.”

Bachelor's programmes

Computer Science & IT (1)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (1)



The Catholic University of Lublin was founded in 1918. It is the oldest university in Lublin and one of the oldest in Poland. It was founded by the Polish Episcopate on the initiative of Rev. Idzi Radziszewski, who was also the first rector of the University. KUL has been entrusted to the Sacred Heart of Jesus. Its maxim is " Deo et Patriae" - "For God and Fatherland".


The existence of a Catholic university is indispensable for the development of Christian thought, which, as a matter of fact, helps a human being to fulfill his/ her sense of life. A high educational level of the University, which is an achievement of  many generations of professors and students, research done at the highest level, combined with the education of the young with regard to moral values, are the priorities of our University.


The Catholic University of Lublin is now one of the fastest developing universities  in Poland. Extensive scientific research whose profile is determined by the humanistic traditions of the university is conducted here. Apart from theology, philosophy, social sciences, law and the humanities, natural sciences and exact sciences are developed. It is a sign of the openness of the Catholic university onto the challenges and needs of a modern man.

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Housing services

In order to receive assistance with accommodation, you should contact our Erasmus Office as soon as possible. Any requests concerning accommodation reported after 20th of May (for the first semester or the whole year) and after 30th November (for the second semester) might not be met due to a limited number of vacancies. In case you have problems with finding accommodation, your ‘guardian angel’ will provide you with necessary information and help you find a suitable place to stay.

Student Reviews

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Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

It's a great Place to learn.The lecturers, learning environment and facilities are fantastic

KUL, where your biggest dreams become reality.
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Established in 1918, Katolicki Uniwersytet Lubelski Jana Pawla II (The John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Lublin (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Lublin Voivodeship. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Stalowa...

The John Paul II Catholic University
Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

Studies are conducted in the Polish and English languages. I prefer studying in English, but unfortunately, I am studying in polish, so it is quite difficult to describe all aspects. I think it is a good university for theological and law studies. It is the oldest university in Lublin and one of the oldest in Poland. It is a good university for your internship for sure,...

Lublin, Lublin Voivodeship, Poland

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