Ph.D. Studies in English. Duration: 4 years (8 semesters). Tuition fee: EU citizens - free of charge.Non-EU citizens – 3000€ per year. Registration fee: EU citizens - 85PLN. Non-EUcitizens – 200€. Programme begins: end of September. Deadline for application:4 month before the courses start. Educational requirements: English language - level B2. Master of Science degree which entitles its holder to apply for Ph.D.programme in country where it was issued. Contact: E-mail:  Tel: + 48 61 665 35 44 Fax: +48 61 665 39 56 

In order to apply for Ph.D. studies the candidate should send by mail : study@put.poznan.p l copies of the following documents :

  • Master diploma – a photocopy – diploma of completing 2nd cycle studies. Note! It should be legalized and translated by a sworn translator in English or Polish.
  • Transcript of Records for M.Sc. Studies (supplement) containing courses passed by a candidate during the studies, in particular including lectures, auditorium classes, laboratory classes, seminar classes together with obtained grades.
  • Motivation letter, starting why the candidate has chosen the faculty concerned at PUT, and describing the candidate's particular area of scientific interest within the chosen field.
  • English knowledge at the level B2. If the previous education was conducted in English the document will be recognized as proof of language proficiency. Itis also possible to present an official certification e.g.: TOEFL, IELTS exam or enroll in one-semester language courseat PUT.
  • Photocopy of valid passport.
  • CV.

Poznan University of Technology holds the rights to award a Ph.D. degree in 16 academic fields within the following scientific areas: technology,chemistry, physics, and economics, as well as to award a senior Ph.D. (habilitation) in 12 academic fields. The documents provided by the candidate are then analyzed in search of an appropriate member of the academic staff (professor) who takes a role of scientific tutor, i.e. whose scientific interests are close to those of the candidate, who will cooperate with the future Ph.D. student and finally become the official supervisor of their Ph.D.thesis. Such tutor interested in scientific cooperation will contact the candidate, and finally decide about admitting (inviting) him/her to the recruitmentprocess.

Ph.D.programmes available:

  • Chemical Technology, Faculty of Chemical Technology.
  • Civil Engineering and Environment, Faculty of Civil and Environmenta lEngineering.
  • Doctoral Studies of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering.
  • Management and Production Systems, Faculty of Engineering Management.
  • Mechanical and Operating Engineering, Faculty of Machines and Transport.
  • Modern Electrical and Information Engineering, Faculty of Electrical Engineering.
  • Technical Physics, Faculty of Technical Physics.
  • Telecommunications Technologies, Faculty of Electronics andTelecommunications.
  • Theoretical and Practical Problems of Computing.
  • Inter-Faculty Doctoral Studies in English.

ERASMUS EXCHANGE: The Poznan University of Technology has participated in the Erasmus Programme since 1998. During this period University has signed 370 agreements with major European higher education institutions. During academic yaer 2013-2014 -  312 PUT's students, researchers and went abroad under Erasmus Programme. In the same period PUT received 214 European students and researchers. Contact: Lifelong Learning  and International Office: Marta Lipińska, E-mail: Tel.: +48 61 665 35 44 Fax: +48 61 665 39 56  Web Site:  


Architecture, Arts Education in the Field of Plastic Art, Automatic and Management, Automatic and Robotics, Bioinformatics, Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Chemical Technology, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Energetics, Electronics and Telecommunication, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Technology, Internet Technical Applications and Urban Planning, Logistics, Management, Management and Industrial Engineering, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Science and Construction Machinery, Mechatronics,Safety Engineering, Technical and Computer Education, Technical Physics, Transport.


Architecture, Chemical Technology, Computer Science, Construction and Environmental Engineering, Construction Machines Work and Transport, Machinery and Management, Electricity, Electronics and Telecommunication, Management Engineering, Technical Physics.


For foreigners wishing to study Polish, PUT proposes a 10-month training (600h teaching). The tuition fee: 2000€.


The main library of the Poznan University of Technology is a modern scientific and technological information center. It has 850,000 units’ library materials. There is also e-library.


New Year’s Ball (February), Job fairs (March), Girls Days (April), Festival of Science and Art in Poznań (April), Doctoral and Habilitation Promotion (May),Poznań Polytechnic's Days (May), Bachelor's Salon (September).


Poznan University of Technology offers to the students the places in its residences. The rooms are mostly for 2 people. Facilities: Wi-Fi, electricity, gas, kitchen and bathroom. Price for2-people room: 464 PLN per month.


Lifelong Learning and International Education Office


Pl. M. Sklodowskiej-Curie 5

60-965 Poznan Poland


+ 48 61 665 35 44


+ 48 61 665 39 56



Legal status: Public school

Students: 20 594

Foreign students: 200

Teachers: 1302 including 274 research directors

Diplomas: Bachelor, Master, Ph.D.

Faculties: 10

Disciplines taught: 90 at Bachelor and Master Degree's, 36 Post Master's Programmes, 16 Ph.D. Programmes


The Poznan University of Technology has signed 370 agreements under The Erasmus Exchange Programme, 174 bilateral contracts with higher education institutions from UE  and  Turkey,  70 with NON European higher educations institutions.