06-12-2017
NEW! THE BEST TEACHER OF ENGLISH AWARD 2017 APPLICATION PROCESS IS NOW OPEN TEACHER MATTERS. As the world research shows, the quality of education  depends mainly on the teacher. As a British alumni programme, we are deeply interested in spreading awareness of the English language and culture in a stimulating, attractive way. Therefore, we have decided to search for and award the best English teachers in Poland. Right now, we are thrilled to announce the launch of the 3rd edition of the contest. The competition is open to all teachers…
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17-09-2016
Read On This is an initiative by our Partner, Oxford University Press, aimed at increasing readership among schoolchildren, and helping them learn English at the same time. Please see the link to the project (in Polish) https://elt.oup.com
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19-06-2016
BAS’ brand new project “Ladies & Gentlemen Club” is  an English-speaking discussion group focusing on current political and social affairs. The club has no particular political affiliation and aims to promote discussion as an exchange of views, arguments and ideas, in the spirit of mutual respect for one another’s opinions. It is intended as a platform for participants of different experiences, backgrounds and ages, who share an interest for discussion about the world around them. Through this project, BAS aims to re-create in Poland one of Britain’s most vivid traditions…
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15-03-2016
Young Talent Management   BAS has also developed several programmes for Middle and Secondary School students in Poland. Those are run by our partner organisation Young Talent Management with BAS patronage and cooperation. These include: Masterclass-Gavel Club: a course in public speaking and self-presentation for teenagers under 18, run under guidance of Toastmasters International. Many other activities are built around that core: information on applying to UK universities, meetings with students of universities such as Oxford or Cambridge, introduction to interesting charities which organise voluntary work, also in exotic places.…
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15-03-2016
R&D Networking (new) This initiative is brand new and has only recently been proposed by BAS Members who belong to the world of scientific research and technology.   BAS connections and contacts can be used to facilitate a build-up of scientific networks between Poland, UK and other countries. Seeking science-business partnerships or constructing clusters can be a valuable networking project.  Let us wish this initiative the best of luck.
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15-03-2016
European Financial Congress and its Academy. EFC is a high profile financial conference organised every June in Sopot (www.efcongress.com). Attended by the CEOs of the largest Polish banks, consulting companies and other pillars of the economic world it attracts wide audience of financiers, politicians and business people from Poland and other EU countries. EFC Academy is an initiative under which university students can participate in this gathering at no cost and have in addition special sessions centred on their own interests. BAS, who sits on the Steering Committee of the…
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BAS Book Club – Discussion Group
02-03-2016
BAS Book Club – Discussion Group Book Discussion Clubs originated in the 1920s in the UK and remain highly popular in English speaking countries. They are regarded as a good way to meet new people and enjoy interesting conversations. They  also offer  opportunity to practise  communication skills and arguing a point. BAS Book Club exists since 2011. Its purpose is to bring together people who enjoy reading and like sharing their reflections and ideas with others. The language of our meetings is English, which means we are  open  to international…
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Focus on Career
22-11-2015
BAS career development programme in cooperation with Meissner&Partners Executive Search.
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Debates
22-11-2015
OXFORD STYLE DEBATING Debates  have been the great tradition of Oxford and Cambridge for centuries. The enviable standards of UK parliamentary debates owe much to the practise of orderly thought exchange as practised from the young age at universities. At the same time it can be a fascinating public performance. BAS promotes  Oxford debates since 2013. There are two different streams: University Debates held at Warsaw University and “Zderzenia” (“The Impact”) held at Teatr Polski, where BAS is a partner of Oxford and Cambridge Society in Poland. Participants in The…
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Scholarships
22-11-2015
BAS Scholarship Scheme –two years at a UK boarding school on a full Scholarship. Details: http://bas.org.pl/kwalifikacja-stypendialna-bas-na-lata-2018-2020/ 2018 Edition
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