Studia w języku polskim
Studia Doktoranckie Nauk Społecznych oferowane są przez Wydział Nauk Politycznych i Studiów Międzynarodowych Uniwersytetu Warszawskiego. Trwają cztery lata (osiem semestrów). Student ma do wyboru specjalności: nauki o polityce, nauki o bezpieczeństwie, nauki o polityce publicznej. Więcej informacji na temat rekrutacji, jak i samych studiów można odnaleźć na stronie Wydziału.
Studia w języku angielskim
Dear Graduate of MA studies,
Become a PhD student at the Faculty of Political Science and International Studies, University of Warsaw, under the new PhD Programme in English.
Fulfil your dream of advancing your academic career and earning the PhD degree under the supervision of one of our professors and in cooperation with a selected group of the Faculty’s experienced teachers.
As a student in our PhD Programme, you will have the opportunity to spend one semester at one of 90 universities in Europe under the Erasmus scholarship as well as the opportunity to spend one semester at one of the most reputable universities anywhere in the world.
You will also get the chance to participate in many international seminars and conferences.
Our competences and openness will help you fulfil your ambitions.
We will be pleased to welcome you to our group of PhD students!
Professor Jakub Zajączkowski
Director of the IIR UW
The PhD Programme offered at the Faculty of Political Science and International Studies, University of Warsaw is addressed to English-speaking students – graduates of the second-cycle studies (uniform master-level studies or equivalent). It is intended for active and creative people who wish to develop their research interests and broaden academic knowledge by conducting scientific research.
The study programme is addressed to graduates of second-cycle studies (full Masters programme or equivalent) – with no restrictions concerning the field. The candidates should be active and creative people who wish to pursue further studies and comprehensively develop their skills by broadening their academic knowledge and conducting research.
The aim of the studies is for the graduates to be educated specialists with the academic degree of doctor of social science in the field of political science. The courses and research realised during the studies concern the multi-aspect analysis of social and political phenomena in Poland, Europe and the world.
The studies last 3 years (6 semesters). They are realised under a uniform programme as full daytime studies and as part-time (extramural) studies.
They are conducted in a two-way system. On the one hand, the students conduct their own research projects under the care of the supervisor or support supervisor, and on the other hand, they participate in obligatory classes. The learning cycle includes a group of general subjects, four specialisation modules and various forms of guided self-study. In total, the programme of studies comprises 405 hours of classes and 135 hours of introductory seminars and individual PhD seminars (tutelage). In addition, the students are required to actively participate in the organisational work of the University, the Faculty, the institutes, and the Section.
The programme of the research performed under the care of the supervisor or support supervisor covers learning paths of political studies.
The students who pass doctoral exams and submit and successfully defend their PhD dissertations will be granted the academic degree doktor nauk społecznych w zakresie nauk o polityce (Doctor of Social Science in the field of Political Science).
The PhD Programme offered the Faculty of Journalism and Political Sciences, University of Warsaw is addressed to English-speaking students – graduates of the second-cycle studies (uniform master-level studies or equivalent). It is intended for active and creative people who wish to develop their research interests and broaden academic knowledge by conducting scientific research.
The PhD Programme at the Faculty of Political Science and International Studies is a great opportunity to develop your research interests in international affairs!