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PhD studies - general info

According to Polish Higher Education System PhD studies (third- cycle studies) are dedicated for Master's degree holders. Studies last 4 years and lead to PhD thesis. During that time, student attends lectures and participates in research under the direction of a supervisor.

Nicolaus Copernicus University offers PhD studies in Polish language in the field of:

  • archeology
  • bibliology and informatology
  • biology
  • chemistry
  • conservation and restoration of works of art
  • economics
  • education
  • finance
  • fine arts
  • geography
  • health sciences
  • history
  • knowledge of art
  • law
  • linguistics
  • literary studies
  • management
  • mathematics
  • medical sciences
  • medicine
  • philosophy
  • physics and astronomy
  • political sciences
  • sociology
  • theology

Note: All PhD studies are conducted in Polish.

In case of any further questions, please contact appropriate faculty or institute.