Funding & Fees
Education at the Doctoral School of Humanities 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 doctoral student's support also includes the possibility of obtaining a supplement to the card enabling the use of hundreds of fitness clubs, swimming pools and other sports infrastructure throughout the country. The school financially supports the SDNH Doctoral Club, a self-government organization of the School's doctoral students.
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 2,779,40/EUR 632 (including insurance costs).
After mid-term evaluation (from 25 or 26 months) - approx. PLN 4,281,77/EUR 974 (including insurance costs).
Scholarships - sources of funding
1. Funds of the Jagiellonian University intended for the implementation of doctoral projects at the following faculties: Philology, Philosophy, History, Polish Studies, International and Political Studies, as well as Management and Social Communication. The number of scholarships is agreed with the Deans of the abovementioned Departments.
2. Funds obtained from external sources, eg individual research grants, NAWA scholarships, funds obtained by the School to finance scholarships.
3. Other measures in accordance with legal regulations.
Note: All PhD students of the Doctoral School of the Humanities receive scholarships.
Grants for the implementation of individual research plans
Each PhD student of the Doctoral School of Humanities may apply in a competition for funding selected activities related to the implementation of his doctoral project.
On a yearly basis, a PhD student may receive support of an average amount of approx. PLN 1000/EUR 230 in various forms.
Forms of support:
Language courses at the Jagiellonian Language Center;
Sports infrastructure of the Jagiellonian University
Doctoral Club of the Doctoral School of Humanities