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GSSR accepts applications starting June 1, 2024. The application window closes on July 10, 16:59 CET.

GSSR is open to qualified candidates irrespective of your gender, race, ethnicity, religion, age, or country of origin.

All successful PhD applicants receive doctoral scholarships in accordance with the 2018 Polish Law of Science and Higher Education. Additional research stipends and funding are available on a competitive basis.

Doctoral Programs, 2024/2025

GSSR invites applications to our PhD programs in Sociology, Psychology and Political Science.

Sociology will accept up to 7 new doctoral students. Interested candidates can apply also for additional research stipends within IFiS’ Department of Computational Social Science (see Computational Social Science at GSSR).

Political Science will accept up to 2 new doctoral students.

This year, Psychology can accept new PhD students on designated research grant positions only.

Admissions to the PhD program in Philosophy are suspended for 2024/2025.