Agriculture (1) Biological Sciences (4) Economics (10) Engineering (12) Geology (18) Veterinary Sciences (35)
PhDs at the Wrocław University of Environmental and Life Sciences (UPWr)

PhDs at the Wrocław University of Environmental and Life Sciences (UPWr)

UPWr Doctoral School is a part of the Wrocław University of Environmental and Life Sciences (UPWr) which is one of the best specialist universities in Poland.

It conducts training and research in the field of agricultural and natural sciences as well the engineering and technical ones.

The education lasts 4 years and is provided in full-time mode on the UPWr campus.

As an international PhD student, you are granted a monthly scholarship of 1,080 EUR to cover all living expenses.

Additionally, you may receive funds for research projects or for publishing scientific articles in recognised journals.

PhDs at the Wrocław University of Environmental and Life Sciences (UPWr)

Why PhD studies at UPWr?

Our PhD programme allows you to become part of the Wrocław international scientific community, setting you on the track to a successful career at any university or research centre so that after graduation you can apply for a postdoc position anywhere in the world.

Those are 5 good reasons why you should join us:

  • A medium size academic centre
    There are no anonymous students. We focus on an individual approach to learning and enhancing members' interaction in research teams.
  • No mass education
    Only around 30 candidates are accepted to the UPWr Doctoral School each year which makes the programme prestigious and quality-oriented.
  • International networks
    Networking with more than 140 universities in Europe and worldwide.
  • Scholarship and research funding
    Education is free and every PhD student receives a monthly scholarship. There are also many ways to apply for additional funding for research activities.
  • Based in Wrocław
    Wrocław is one of the fastest developing cities in Poland, a vibrant academic centre with a strong and diverse economy.
PhDs at the Wrocław University of Environmental and Life Sciences (UPWr)

The UPWr Doctoral School provides PhD education in eight disciplines and in five fields:

Agricultural Sciences:

Veterinary Sciences:

Natural Sciences:

Engineering and Technology Sciences:

Social Sciences:

How to apply?

During the application period which is usually April-June, find a research topic in the chosen field of science announced on our website and contact the potential supervisor to evaluate your eligibility.

If your application documents are positively verified and you go through the interview successfully, you will start your studies at the beginning of October.

You may find more information about admission here.