University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture

Public call for application of prospective PhD students to the postgraduate university doctoral study programme Agricultural sciences in academic year 2018/2019

Public call for application of prospective PhD students to the postgraduate university doctoral study programme Agricultural sciences in academic year 2018/2019

for obtaining the Doctor of Science academic degree (6 semesters), Scientific area Biotechnical sciences, scientific field Agriculture

Application requirements:

  1. Completed graduate or integrated university study in the Republic of Croatia or abroad;
  2. Grade point average of the graduate or integrated university study of at least 3.50 according to Croatian grading system or equivalent. Exceptionally, with a special permission of the Postgraduate Doctoral Study Council, applicants with a grade point average lower than 3.50 can submit application provided they have recommendations of three university teachers;
  3. The minimum B2 English level according to Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

Note: Before submitting application, each applicant should have a mentor, provisional topic and source of funding for research costs as well as tuition fee.

Application documents:

  1. Application form
  2. Certified copy of diploma or certificate of completed study. Applicants who have a foreign higher education qualification or degree, need to undergo through the process of academic recognition which is performed by the University of Zagreb http://www.unizg.hr/homepage/study-at-the-university-of-zagreb/academic-recognition-of-foreign-higher-education-qualifications/;
  3. Transcript of Records (or a diploma supplement) of graduate or integrated university study;
  4. Statement on funding of PhD thesis research signed by mentor, project manager, applicant or other party providing the funds;
  5. Statement on funding of PhD tuition fee
  6. English Language Proficiency Certificate (minimum B2 level);
  7. Birth certificate;
  8. Copy of the ID.

Tuition fee: Total of 60,000.00 HRK, paid in a maximum of 6 instalments (10,000.00 HRK each).

Detailed information on postgraduate study programme and application process: http://www.agr.unizg.hr/en/category/agricultural_sciences/204

Application deadline: December 7, 2018

Application: Completed Application form with enclosed documents should be submitted Electronically to pds@agr.hr By registered post to the following address:

University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
Svetošimunska cesta 25, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
“Application for the postgraduate university doctoral study programme Agricultural Sciences in academic year 2018/2019”

OR

In person to the Office for Postgraduate Studies
(Pavilion V, ground floor, Dubravka Lisičak, prof.)

More info: +385 (0)1 2393 674 (Dubravka Lisičak)