POLAND: THE IGNACY ŁUKASIEWICZ SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME

Programme outline

Scholarships offered as a part of the programme include Master’s degree studies conducted in Polish language (preceded by a year-long preparation course for taking up studies in Poland) and PhD studies conducted in public universities (the list of universities at the following link).

Degree level

Master's and PhD

Deadlines

Master’s: 23 June 2017
PhD: 5 July 2017

Who can apply?

Holders of an undergraduate degree (with honours) from a recognised university, in the relevant field (Master’s applicants)

Holders of a Master’s degree in a relevant field from any internationally recognised university (PhD applicants)  

Be willing to study in the Polish language.
See attached documents for more information.

Fields of Study

Master’s:  Sciences - natural sciences technical sciences and agricultural, forestry and veterinary sciences (all preceded with a year-long preparation course for taking up studies in Poland)

PhD: Sciences - mathematical, physical, chemical, biological, earth sciences, technological, agricultural, forestry and veterinary sciences

What the scholarship offers

The scholarship provides PLN 1350 per month (approximately R 4600), towards accommodation and living costs. See attached documents for more information.

*This scholarship does not cover international travel, medical insurance or living expenses over and above the given monthly allowance.

Application Process

Applications must be submitted to:

Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Pretoria
14 Amos Street, Colbyn, Pretoria 0083
Phone: +27 12 430 26 31

Documents and links

Please read the call documents carefully before applying:

2017 Ignacy Lukasiewicz Scholarship Programme
2017 List of Areas of Study
2017 Application form

For further information on the scholarship please visit the websites:

Polish Embassy in South Africa
http://www.pretoria.msz.gov.pl/en/news/the_ignacy_lukasiewicz_scholarship_programme__2017_2018_edition

or

Polish Bureau for Academic Recognition and International Exchange

http://buwiwm.edu.pl/enrolment_il/

Note

Please note that this opportunity is not offered by the Department of Higher Education and Training. Applicants are required to undertake their own research into programmes and institutions. If there are any discrepancies in the details provided, the information given by the sponsor supersedes the details provided above. No financial support is provided by the Department of Higher Education and Training.