Pavol Jozef Šafárik University in Kosice - Faculty of Science

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Admissions for PhD study in academic year 2017/2018

The Dean of the Faculty of Science of Pavol Jozef Šafárik University in Košice announces the start of admission process for full-time and part-time Doctoral studies in the academic year 2017/2018 in the following study programmes:          

• Applied Mathematics • Analytical chemistry
• Discrete Mathematics • Inorganic chemistry
• Theory of teaching mathematics • Biochemistry
• Astrophysics • Physical chemistry
• Biophysics • Informatics
• Condensed matter physics • Genetics
• Nuclear and Sub nuclear physics • Animal physiology
• Progressive materials • Plant physiology
• Theoretical physics • Molecular cytology
• Physics teaching theory • General ecology and the ecology of an individual within population groups
• Geoinformatics and Remote Sensing  


The applicant must have completed a master’s degree in the same or related field of study. The applicants should apply via an electronic application form (completed form has to be printed out and signed after having been submitted electronically). Alternatively the applicants can use the paper application (ŠEVT 49 400 2). The following annexes have to be enclosed to the printed out application form:

  1. Certified copy of a Masters Diploma (verified by notary)
  2. CV with a list of published and unpublished works
  3. Documents regarding the professional experience (if there are any)
  4. PhD project proposal
    The project proposal has to be submitted in the maximum length of 5 pages and in accordance with the template.  Template for PhD project proposal.

The topics for Phd. study programs for the academic year  2017/2018

Deadline for applications: 31. 5. 2017

Admission procedure: 19. 6. 2017 - 30. 6. 2017

In case an applicant submits an application for two or more topics, he/she will be prompted to choose a preferred one.

Application Fees: 50,- EUR paper application, 40,- EUR electronic application.

The fee may only be payed via electronic bank transfer to the account no.: SK28 8180 0000 0070 0007 8491, Variable Symbol: 2996, Specific Symbol: social security number without the forward slash (/), Constant Symbol: 0308, Message to recipient: Name and Surname of applicant.  A copy of the transaction needs to be attached to the application.


                                                                                  Assoc. prof. RNDr. Gabriel Semanišin, PhD.

Last update: 20.04.2017