Dissertation process: old rules vs. new rules

old rules new rules
name of the procedure przewód doktorski postępowanie w sprawie nadania stopnia doktora
doctoral examination obligatory non-obligatory
PRK (Polska Rama Kwalifikacji) verification obligatory (no further information available at this moment)
number of reviewers minimum 2 minimum 3
publications in academic journals present on the Minister of Higher Education’s List of Academic Journals A, B or C (the list was abolished by the introduction of the Higher Education and Science Act) in academic journals present on the New Minister of Higher Education’s List of Academic Journals (the list will be published by June 2019) or a book/a book chapter published by publisher present on the Minister of Higher Education’s List of Academic Publishers
PhD title if degree procedure is finished after 30.04.2019 your PhD title will be conferred according to the new scientific disciplines list conferred according to the new scientific disciplines list

 

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