Program Introduction

Established in 2014, the program of public history (historia w przestrzeni publicznej) at the Institute of History, University of Wroclaw (Poland) can admit up to 40 students each year. The program offers an MA in public history, in five fields of specialization: popularizing history, digital archives management, editing, historical politics and memory, interpretations of history. About 20 students have graduated so far. Since 2017/2018 the program is also available in the full-time ENGLISH VERSION, with annual tuition fee of 1500 euro for EU- and 3000 euro for non-EU-students. Application details:

Degrees Offered

  • M.A. in Public History

Program Strengths

  • Archival Practices
  • Digital Media
  • Editing
  • Oral History
  • Other
  • Public Policy
  • Publishing

Credit Hour Requirements


How Many Students are Admitted Annually


MAs produced last year


Financial Aid Available

Scholarships (merit-based and need-based)

Deadline To Apply

For program in English: August 31 for non-EU students, September 12 for EU students; for program in Polish: September 15.

Internship Requirements

Required. Internships (worth 2 ECTS) related to the field of specialization are arranged during summer holiday between year 1 and year 2.

Places Where Students Have Interned During the Past 3 Years

• Institute of National Remembrance
• Ośrodek Pamięć i Przyszłość

Employers Who Have Hired Graduates from this Program within the Past Five Years

Ośrodek Pamięć i Przyszłość (Future and Memory Center), Wrocław

Polish Museum in Rapperswil (Switzerland)