UNESCO Fellowship in Poland

UNESCO Fellowship 2018 in Poland

The AGH University of Science and Technology Fellowships

The Polish National Commission for UNESCO offers opportunities for developing countries to engage in research programs in in the field of Science, Technology and Engineering in Poland.

Number of fellowships: 40

Fellowship Starting Date: 1 October, 2018

Duration: 6 months

Location: Poland

Applications Deadline: 13 April, 2018

Eligible Countries: Africa, Arab States, Asia and the Pacific, Latin America and the Caribbean

 

Eligibility:

  • Age Limit
  • Sc. or M.Sc. degree

(Because it is different for each field of research, please refer to the link for more information)

Field of Research/project and number of fellowships:

  1. Biomedical Engineering (4 projects)
  2. Geodesy and Cartography geomatics (2 projects)
  3. Renewable Energy, solar energy (2 projects)
  4. Applied Geology (1 project)
  5. Materials Science, ceramic matrix composites (2 projects)
  6. Transport Engineering (3 projects)
  7. Decision Engineering (1 project)
  8. Mining Engineering (2 projects)
  9. Geology (4 projects)
  10. Geology, mineralogy, geochemistry (4 projects)
  11. Mineralogy, geochemistry, economic geology (2 projects)
  12. Geology, mineralogy, geochemistry, economic geology (1 project)
  13. Automatic Control and Robotics (1 project)
  14. Computer Vision, embedded systems, FPGA, Soc (System on Chip), GPU (1 project)
  15. Drilling Engineering (1 project)
  16. Economic Sociology and Economics (1 project)
  17. Mining Machines (1 project)
  18. Automation in Mining (1 project)
  19. Geotourism, geology (1 project)

Benefits:

  • Tuition fees
  • Accommodation
  • Monthly allowance of 1600 PLN to cover all the costs related to your studies
  • International economic travel expenses
  • Health insurance

 

Requirements:

 

Applications must provide two copies of the following documents:

  • UNESCO fellowships application forms
  • Medical certificate, all pages in English using capital letter 
  • Two photographs
  • Copies of Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree/ PhD (English Translation)
  • Certificate of English language knowledge
  • Two letters of recommendation (one academic and one professional)
  • The endorsed candidates should register themselves to the Fellowship e-registration system available on the UNESCO website linked below.

Note: individual application will not be considered. all application must be channeled through National Commission of invited countries to UNESCO.

 

Submission of applications:

Applicant must first send a copy of the application by email to the following address:

unesco4(at)agh.edu.pl; s.bantchev(at)unesco.org; b.qin@unesco.org and l.zas-friz@unesco.org.

As well two copies of the application must be delivered to UNESCO mailing address.

Application form

For more information please visit the UNESCO