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).
Master’s and PhD
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.
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
Polish Bureau for Academic Recognition and International Exchange