Wrocław University of Technology - PhD Studies

PhD studies at the Wrocław University of Science and Technology in English

    PhD  training at the  Wrocław  University of Science and  Technology (WUST) is  conducted  in 13  Graduate Schools affiliated  with Faculties  granting PhD degrees and  governed by the office  of   Vice-Rector of Educational Affairs  prof. dr hab. inż. Andrzej  Dziedzic, in line with the  regulations  constituted  by WUST Senate.      

    Each Graduate School  is managed  by  the Director elected by corresponding Faculty Council and supported by doctoral faculty  committee  responsible  for  recruitment and progress evaluation of PhD  candidates.

    Recruitment  process and  graduate  courses   are  coordinated  by  council  composed of  all Graduate  School Directors and   chaired  by  prof. dr hab. inż. W. Andrzej Sokalski.

WUST Faculties  provide research facilities,  teaching staff and  PhD  thesis  supervisors.

     Every  PhD  student has individual  study program formulated  together with his/her PhD  thesis  supervisor (or both supervisors  in the case  of  conducting  interdisciplinary or international research program). 

Obligatory courses include:                                                                                                                        

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60 hours  of basic science  courses                               (6 ECTS)

90 hours of  specialized courses                                   (9 ECTS)

30 hours of  humanities  of  management courses         (2 ECTS)

60 hours  of  didactics of higher education courses        (6 ECTS)

60 hours of interdisciplinary  seminars                          (4 ECTS)

90 hours  of foreign language  courses                         (6 ECTS)

The academic year in Poland consists of the winter semester (October to February), the summer semester (February to June) and the periods during which no courses are held: Christmas, winter break (February), Easter and summer holidays. Each semester comprises  15 weeks of instruction, followed by an examination period. PhD  studies  last 4 years (with possible extension up to 2  years)

Starting from  Autumn  2018  Faculty of  Chemistry,  Faculty of Electronics,  Faculty of Computer Science and Management  and  Faculty of  Fundamental Problems  in Technology will provide PhD programs  in English. 

     To apply for admission You  must hold  a  degree equivalent  or  comparable to Polish  Master of Science   degree.  Recruitment  process takes place  in May-June and September  each year.


Application procedure

To define the scope of the research and  to be assigned to   particular supervisor  please contact  the Directors of Graduate Schools at the desired faculties providing PhD program in English language first:

Faculty  of Architecture: prof. Marzanna Jagiełło

(e-mail: Marzanna.Jagiello@pwr.edu.pl,  tel. +48-71-320-6539)

The list of supervisors at the Faculty of  Architecture

The  list of  courses offered by Faculty of Architecture

Faculty of Chemistry: prof. Jarosław Myśliwiec

(e-mail: Jaroslaw.Mysliwiec@pwr.edu.pl, tel: +48-71- 320-3197)

The list of supervisors at the Faculty of Chemistry

The list of courses offered by Faculty of Chemistry


Faculty  of Electronics:  Prof. Krzysztof Walkowiak

(e-mail: Krzysztof.Walkowiak@pwr.edu.pl,   tel: +48-71-320-3539)

The list of supervisors at the Faculty of Electronics

The list of courses offered by Faculty of Electronics


Faculty of Environmental Engineering: prof. Małgorzata Kabsz-Korbutowicz

(e-mail: malgorzata.kabsch-korbutowicz@pwr.edu.pl,  tel: +48-71-320-3411  or +48-71-320-3522)

The list of supervisors at the Faculty of Environmental Engineering

The list of courses offered by Faculty of Environmental Engineering


Faculty of Computer Science and Management: Prof. Halina Kwaśnicka

(e-mail: Halina.Kwasnicka@pwr.edu.pl, tel. +48-71-320-3534)

The list of supervisors at the Faculty of Computer Science  and Management

The  list of courses offered by  Faculty  of Computer Science and Management


Faculty of  Fundamental  Problems  in Technology:  Prof. Małgorzata Kotulska

(e-mail: Malgorzata.Kotulska@pwr.edu.pl,   tel. +48-71-320-3974)

The  list of courses offered by  Faculty  of Fundamental Problems of Technology

The list of supervisors at the Faculty of Fundamental Problems of Technology


Faculty of  Microsystem  Electronics and Photonics:  prof. Artur Wymysłowski

(e-mail:  Artur.Wymyslowski@pwr.edu.pl,  tel. +48-71-320-3327) 

The list of supervisors at the  Faculty of Microsystem Electronics and Photonics

The list of courses of offered by Faculty of Microsystem Electronics and Photonics


Faculty of  Pure and Applied Mathematics: prof. Janusz Mierczyński

(e-mail: Janusz.Mierczynski@pwr.edu.pl,  tel. +48-71-320-4306 or  +48-71-320-3000)

The list of supervisors at the Faculty of Pure and Applied Mathematics

The list of courses offered by Faculty of Pure and Applied Mathematics


Contact data of remaining Directors of doctoral studies providing PhD programs in Polish language  are available at   the website: http://doktoranci.pwr.edu.pl/konsultanci.php

The complete list of  all  WUST  supervisors and their research profiles  aided by search  engine is available at  the website:

http://doktoranci.pwr.wroc.pl/promotorzy.php (partly in Polish and English language)


After  making  contact  with   specific supervisor   the following documents and information are required as part of your application:

Please send all the necessary documents to  Michał Borowski  (tel. +48-71-320-3711)  from  the Office of International Affairs michal.borowski@pwr.edu.pl


Tuition fees

Students with EU/EFTA nationality applying for program in Polish language:

Students with non-EU/EFTA nationality:


Deadlines

May 31-st  for the first intake, September 1-st for the second  intake.


The decision on admission to PhD studies is made by the faculty’s doctoral studies committee.