The results of researches including self-education of students in the scope of didactic process at higher education school are presented in this article. The main aim is to seperate typological groups of students that depend on their attitudes towards self-education. 233 students of pedagogy were examined. The cluster analysis that was conducted, allowed to isolate 4 types of attitudes of students towards self-education in the scope of didactic process . The differences between seperated groups include mainly rate of commitment and their independence (autonomy) in the scope of learning. The most numerous group compose "dedicated and diligent" students.