Office for People with Disabilities
Assistance to persons with disabilities is provided by the Office for Persons with Disabilities and Guardians of Persons with Disabilities (BON), acting on the basis of the Regulations for Supporting Persons with Disabilities at the Bialystok University of Technology.
People with disabilities can apply for assistance in solving individual problems resulting from their disability; borrow equipment and specialised software.
In the reading room of the BTU Main Library and in faculty libraries special stands equipped with computer hardware and software have been created to facilitate access to the book collection for visually impaired persons.
Members of the academic community can obtain free assistance from a psychologist, also in English, and within the BON Support Point a psychological consultant for the education process and a career advisor.
The Bialystok University of Technology is a university with, for the most part, long-established buildings, which require adaptation to the needs of people with various disabilities. As far as technically and financially possible, the University is successively modernising the buildings and their surroundings so that they become more accessible for all users.
The Bialystok University of Technology provides free access to an online Polish Sign Language interpreting service.
Bialystok University of Technology increases the number of places equipped with equipment for people with hearing impairments, including inductophone loops both in lecture halls and service areas.