Admission Process

  • Formally, the admission process is conducted from beginning of April 2016 and ends on the 16th September (Friday) 2016
  • Admission exam is organized on the 20th (Tuesday) September 2016.
  • The results of the admission process will be handover to candidates on the 26th of September 2016
  • From the beginning of April, all persons interested in application will be provided with further information on the doctoral studies and assistance before the admission process starts.

Admission exam results constitute the basis for admission. Applicants taking part in the admission exam should prepare an idea for a research project whose results will form the foundation of the doctoral thesis. The mode, terms and conditions and limits of admission for every edition of the studies are determined by the resolution of the Senate of the AGH University of Science and Technology.

Applicants taking part in the admission exam should prepare an idea for a research project whose results will form the foundation of the doctoral thesis. The mode, terms and conditions and limits of admission for every edition of the studies are determined by the resolution of the Senate of the AGH University of Science and Technology.

The Student’s qualification for admission to the doctoral studies is based on the ranking of applicants, conducted according to the K index, and determined on the basis of submitted admission documents and results of the admission exam.

K = 0.7 Oe + 0.1 Ost + 0.1 Oj + 0.1 On

  • Oe – admission exam grade given on the basis of an admission interview
  • Ost – final university grade on the diploma of second cycle studies or uniform master degree studies
  • Oj – English mark (C or B2 level exam, grade on the diploma, for applicants who have C or B2 level language certificate)
  • On – evaluation of activity in a scientific area (participation in scientific organisations, scientific conferences, scientific publications, educational activity)

While sitting the admission exam, the applicants will be invited for an interview during which their experience, qualifications, achieved professional results, past achievements, scientific interests and plans for research projects will be discussed.