Cracow, 2018, Jul 8th - 22nd
Under the honorary patronage of the Mayor of Kraków, prof. Jacek Majchrowski
Under the honorary patronage of the Rector of the Jagiellonian University, prof. Wojciech Nowak


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Early registration: Feb 1st - May 15th 2018
Fee: 400 PLN
Payments deadline: May 20th, 2018
Late registration: May 16st - Jun 30th 2018
Fee: 500 PLN
Payments deadline: Jun 30th, 2018

Please be advised, due to high interest in the School, participants who have paid the registration fee will have priority.

Conference fee (early: 400 PLN, late: 500 PLN) should be transferred to:
Polskie Towarzystwo Astronomiczne
ul. Bartycka 18
00-716 Warszawa
From a Polish account:93 1160 2202 0000 0000 2906 0524
From other accounts: IBAN: PL 93 1160 2202 0000 0000 2906 0524
entitled: "Cosmology Krakow ­ {name and surname of a participant}" for example "Cosmology Krakow ­ John Smith".

Within the European Union, transfers should take just a few days, but it can take longer from outside the EU. In any case, please send us an e-mail with the confirmation or present it at the registration desk in Kraków. In order to receive an invoice on behalf of a company or organisation please state this during registration.

Registration form:

I confirm that I have read and accepted the information about General Data Protection Regulation (obligatory).

First Name

Last Name




undergraduate graduate not a student

Do you need an invoice?
Yes No

Address for correspondence

If you'd like to take a short (15 minutes) oral presentation, please fill informations below.


There will be a dormitory accomodation possible. The price is 25 PLN (less than 10 EUR) per person per night in a double room. It needs to be paid with cash or a card on arrival.

Piast Students' Hotel (Hotel Studencki Piast):

ul. Piastowska 47
30-067 Kraków

If you need an invoice for the dormitory, please give the invoice data on arrival at the hotel reception.
You can pay for the dormitory using account number other than the one for the conference fee:

Account number:
IBAN: PL 09 1160 2202 0000 0000 4973 7004
Bank Millennium S.A.
ul. Stanisława Żaryna 2A
02-593 Warszawa

Transfer title: "cosmoschool" + name and surname

Places at DS PIAST in this special price are pre-booked until June 15, for participants of the Cosmology School only. The "cosmoschool" password is then required at payment. The deadline for booking your room at such a price is therefore June 15 (the last day for registration). After this date we will be not able to guarantee a place in the dormitory. So, we recommend to plan the details of your travel and accommodation immediately after registering.

Would you like to reserve a dormitory accomodation from 8th to 22nd of July?
Yes No
Put here an information if you need a longer stay or if you have a roommate preferences or other requests.

Diet preferences
do not care vegetarian vegan special
Describe special diet

Do you need a Letter of Invitation for visa application?
Yes No
Details for the Letter of Invitation or other info

Remember that if you need the Letter of Invitation, please ask your Supervisor to send to us a signed Letter of Recommendation on your behalf to our School contact e-mail. Letter of Recommendation should outline the information about your scientific experience and activities, and the reasons why you should attend the School (please note that the Letter of Recommendation has to be signed and sent by your supervisor, and it should be sent from his/her official academic account).

Visa Information

Citizens of countries in the Schengen Area do not need any specific papers. Participants from outside of the Schengen Area, please check with the Polish embassy in your country about the specific papers needed, if any. You personally have to ask the embassy or the consulate for the Visa in order to participate in the 4th Cosmology School 2018 in Kraków.

Applying for the Visa may take some time and organizers cannot participate in the process. Only thing organizers are able to do is to send you a Letter of Invitation which is needed for the application.

4th Cosmology School 2018 organizers cannot take any responsibility for unsuccessful visa applications or intervene against any decision made by the embassies. Also, please take into account that Visa application is a process that might take some time, remember to fill in your application in advance. Late registration participants, please be advised that the first deadline in almost at the minimum time necessary for Visa application processing. In some countries process of the application itself might take some time additionally to the application processing and issuing the Visa. Whole process might take even up to 2-3 months.