Candidates eligible to apply for admission to the doctoral school are holders of Magister (master), Magister inżynier (master engineer), or equivalent title awarded in any field of study.
Candidate eligible to apply for admission to the doctoral school is also a person referred to in Article 186(2) of the Polish Law on Higher Education and Science Act, i.e. a person who does not hold a Magister (master), Magister inżynier (master engineer), or equivalent title, who has graduated from a first-cycle programme, or who has completed third year of a long-cycle Magister-level programme, in case justified by the highest quality of their academic achievements.
Academic CV, enclosed with a list of publications and conference papers
The CV is filled out online in an electronic form in the OAS upon the submission of the application. The CV comprises of the following elements: education (undergraduate, graduate, post diploma, doctoral), academic interests, publications, participation in conferences, academic and professional experience, courses, trainings, workshops, scholarships, awards, distinctions, other achievements.
Recommendation letter, written by a fellow conducting research in the discipline, holding at least the academic degree of Doktor habilitowany, or holding at least the academic degree of Doktor and eligible to supervise the doctoral student as the principal supervisor.
Research proposal (character count: min. 10,000, max. 18,000, excluding spaces), comprising the following elements: title, keywords, aim/research problem, impact of the proposed research, research methods, research design and plan, and preliminary literature review.
The research proposal is filled out online in an electronic form in the OAS upon the submission of the application.
People referred to in Article 186(2) of the Act: letter of reference confirming exceptional quality of candidate’s research
Letter of reference confirming exceptional quality of the research conducted by the candidate and the advanced progress of the research, written by candidate’s academic supervisor holding at least the academic degree of Doktor habilitowany, or a fellow employed at a foreign university or research institution who has significant achievements in research problems related to the education program.
The letter of reference is uploaded in the OAS as a scanned filed in an electronic form filled out upon the submission of the application.