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Archaeology Doctoral Programme in the Jagiellonian University Doctoral School in the Humanities

   The Faculty of Humanities

   Tuesday, August 30, 2022  Funded PhD Project (Students Worldwide)

About the Project

The Doctoral School in the Humanities at the Jagiellonian University offers each accepted candidate a scholarship for the entire training cycle (approx. EUR 700 before the mid-term evaluation, and approx. EUR 900 afterwards). The Jagiellonian University does not charge tuition fees.

In addition, the Doctoral School offers various forms of financial support for raising research and scientific qualifications necessary to continue a scientific career in the country and abroad, supporting doctoral students in international and interdisciplinary activities.

In her/his research work, a doctoral student may cooperate with the highly qualified and most outstanding academic staff from the Jagiellonian University and from other universities, including foreign ones. Most of our researchers have regular international collaboration with very prestigious academic institutions. It is up to the doctoral student to decide who is his / her supervisor.

Programme description/ Graduate’s profile:

Archaeology Programme offers advanced studies and research under the guidance of experienced researchers. The programme is interdisciplinary and is implemented in the very close cooperation with representatives of other humanities and sciences.

The pluralism of methodological orientations is an important feature of the Archaeology Programme and is associated with the specificity of the Institute of Archaeology at the Jagiellonian University. Our scholars conduct research in various fields, which you can find at: https://human.phd.uj.edu.pl/dla-doktorantow/programy-doktorskie/archeologia .

PhD students not only deepen their knowledge, but also conduct research under the supervision of our experienced researchers in the field of the earliest history of humans and Europe, but also ancient civilisations of Egypt and the Near East, classical culture, New World archaeology, and the material culture of the Medieval and Post-Medieval periods. They also have outstanding expertise in various branches of methodology of archaeological research. This team is supported by scholars invited from other institutions.

Admissions Schedule

  • Announcement of terms and conditions of recruitment to SDNH for the academic year 2022/2023 - 03.2022
  • Electronic registration (AOS) - 25.04.2022
  • End of Electronic Registration (AOS) - 30.08.2022
  • Formal preview of applications - until 2.09.2022
  • Reviews of projects and sample essays - until 9.09.2022
  • Qualification to the second stage (AOS) - until 12.09.2022
  • Interviews - 15-21.09.2022
  • Announcement of results - until 23.09.2022
  • Registration in the School office - until 28.09.2022

Details about the Programme:


For whom/Entry requirements: A person with a master's degree, master's degree in science or equivalent obtained in any field as well as a person with a bachelor degree (check requirements!).

How to apply: https://human.phd.uj.edu.pl/en_GB/dla-kandydatow/rekrutacja-trybzwykly

Language: Polish and English

Funding Notes

Education at the Jagiellonian University Doctoral Schools is free. Each PhD student receives a scholarship in the amount set by law or more, depending on the source of funding. In addition, each PhD student may apply for funding for the implementation of his doctoral project.
The minimum scholarship, which is awarded to each doctoral student admitted to the school, is:
· Before the mid-term evaluation (by the end of the 24th month) - PLN 2,780/EUR 632 (including insurance costs).
· After mid-term evaluation (from 25 or 26 months) - approx. PLN 4,280/EUR 974 (including insurance costs).

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