Doctoral School of Humanities

Doctoral School of the School of Humanities is an umbrella-institution that coordinates doctoral education in the Humanities at Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, a comprehensive Polish research university.

Covering a wide set of disciplines, from archaeology, cultural and religious studies, philosophy, history, history of art to philosophy and theology, the Doctoral School prepares its candidates to conduct cutting-edge research at an international level.

Our doctoral students are offered a comprehensive training in all the practical aspects of academic work from teaching competences, academic writing and presentation skills to academic career management expertise.

There are no fees for either national or international doctoral candidates and besides the individual obligatory scholarship the School offers the candidates a variety of internal and external opportunities to acquire competitive funding both for research and academic mobility.


Training in the Doctoral School of Humanities is provided in the following disciplines:

  • Archeology
  • Philosophy
  • History
  • Cultural and religious sciences
  • Art sciences
  • Theological sciences