Information about the Earth Science PhD Programme at the Faculty of Earth Sciences of the University of Silesia – recruitment criteria for the academic year 2017/2018
Doctoral students are recruited through interviews.
Candidates are required to submit the following documents (in a white folder):
Doctoral students are supervised by senior members of the academic staff of the Faculty of Earth Sciences representing the specialisation which covers the proposed doctoral dissertation.
Years of study: 4
Type of studies:
During the 4 years of study, a doctoral student must get credit for 70 hours of compulsory lectures and 50 hours of optional lectures, which they choose from a list proposed by the Faculty, as well as 60 hours of doctoral seminars. In addition, a full-timer is required to teach at least 10 and not more than 90 hours of classes annually.
The lectures are taught in the afternoon (from 16:00 Monday through Friday, and from 10:00 hours on Saturday) according to a pre-determined schedule
Head of Doctoral Studies Dr hab. Damian Absalon phone: (032) 368 93 12 e-mail
Doctoral Studies Dean’s Office mgr Elżbieta Miernikowska room 103 phone: (032) 368 94 31 (667) e-mail
Office hours of the Faculty Doctoral Studies Recruitment Committee (WKR/IKR) – times when applications are accepted from candidates: 6:00 – 15:30 hours