Applications are invited for 20 UNESCO/POLAND Co-Sponsored Research Fellowships for applicants from Africa, Arab states, Asia and the Pacific, Europe, Latin America, and the Caribbean.
This programme aims to promote capacity building and research activities in UNESCO’s Member States in the field of science and engineering and beneficiaries are allowed to undertake an individual research programme in the field of Science, Technology and Engineering at the AGH University of Science and Technology in Krakow.
Akademia Górniczo-Hutnicza Information
Established in 1913, Akademia Górniczo-Hutnicza (AGH University of Science and Technology) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium-sized city of Krakow (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Lesser Poland Voivodeship. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerstwo Nauki i Szkolnictwa Wyzszego, Polsce (Ministry of Science and Higher Education, Poland), Akademia Górniczo-Hutnicza (AGH) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Akademia Górniczo-Hutnicza (AGH) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 106 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.
Award offered by Polish Authorities:
- Free tuition and access to the university facilities
- Accommodation at the AGH UST Student Campus in Kraków
- Monthly allowance of 1600 PLN
Facilities offered by UNESCO:
- International travel expenses from the beneficiary’s country to and from Poland;
- Health insurance