Alumni VIP Mentoring Project

Recruitment for the 8th edition of 2020/2021 has been postponed to October!

Are you a student of University of Lodz looking for a bright possibility to advance your career?
Searching for your first job or planning your next move?

You are in the right place! Start your mentoring journey now with Alumni VIP Mentors and learn about business and personal development from the best specialists in many industries. They also studied at the University once, so don't hesitate to take advantage of their experience.


The main assumption of the project is to include outstanding graduates of the University of Lodz in the process of developing the scientific and professional career of the most talented students. VIP graduates playing the role of mentors, experts sharing knowledge and experience, support students in finding new ways to expand their qualifications and indicate the latest trends and development directions. Diversity of personality and a wide range of mentor competences mean that young people receive knowledge and skills on many levels. The roles of mentors are taken by persons holding high positions in leading companies and organizations operating in Poland, including such as: Accenture, Deloitte, KGHM, Grupa Azoty, Amcor or PKO BP S.A.


  • set realistic and ambitious goals
  • identify the strengths and weaknesses of the student
  • motivation to develop a professional career
  • support in goals achievement
  • knowledge about the labor market and career advance opportunity


The full list of mentors of the 7th edition is available on Mentors page. Next to each name you will find information about the possible meeting languages.


The recruitment will last from November 12 to December 1 this year.

Stage I:

In the first step, learn about the 7th edition Mentors and decide with whom you wish to cooperate. Make sure the chosen Mentor offers the opportunity to meet in the language you use.

Then complete the online application and send your CV. The form should indicate max. 3 preferred mentors. However, the indication is informative and does not guarantee assignment to the selected mentor.


Stage II:

Based on the submitted application documents, candidates and Mentors will be matched in pairs. 

The key to assessing candidates will be the justification for willingness to participate in a mentoring project.

Additional assessment criteria: learning outcomes, social activity, interests, creativity


The recruitment results and mentoring pairs will be announced by December 8 this year.

The duration of the entire mentoring process is scheduled for January 2020 - June 2020.


The ceremonial inauguration of the 7th edition of the Mentoring project will take place on December 12 at 13:00 in the Biedermann Palace in Łódź (1/3 Franciszkańska Street).