The Diploma Supplement (DS) accompanies the degree diploma received upon graduation of the first cycle (Licencjat/Bachelor) and second cycle (Magister/Master) studies. The Diploma Supplement at Państwowa Wyższa Szkoła Zawodowa in Wałbrzych is issued to graduates automatically and free of charge in Polish versions.

The diploma supplements are produced according to a template jointly developed by the European Commission, the Council of Europe and UNESCO. DS provides a standardized description of the nature, level, context, content and status of the studies completed by its holder. It aids mobility and access to lifelong learning opportunities. It promotes transparency in higher education and fair and informed judgements about qualifications. The supplement is not a CV or a substitute for the original qualification.

The has eight sections of information identifying the holder of the qualification; the qualification, its level and function; the contents and results gained; certification of the supplement; details of the national higher education system plus any additional information.
Click here to view a sample of the diploma supplement.


For more details on the diploma supplement check the links below. Information on the Diploma Supplement by the European Commission: http://ec.europa.eu/education/lifelong-learning-policy/ds_en.htm
Ministry of Science and Higher Education: http://www.nauka.gov.pl/en/higher-education/
Bureau for Academic Recognition and International Exchange: http://www.buwiwm.edu.pl/