Courses for Doctoral Candidates - Skills up!


Skills up! Courses for PhD candidates


NAWA provides the opportunity for additional development for IDS TUL doctoral candidates and improve their competences as part of the STER program.

Task "Skills up! - courses increasing competences of doctoral candidates at IDS" supports the process of educating Polish and foreign doctoral candidates of IDS by co-financing courses from the best training centers. The task assume complicity in the MOOC formula courses and will be implemented until the financing is exhausted or until the second half of the year 2023.

The main objective of the task is to provide access to courses increasing the skills of doctoral candidates educate at the Interdisciplinary Doctoral School of the University of Lodz (IDS TUL). The course will be delivered remotely, through massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) platforms. The courses will be selected by IDS TUL PhD candidates from the offer of renowned research centers around the world (among the 50 best universities according to the list of

The courses will be selected by IDS TUL doctoral candidates individually accordance to their needs related to education at IDS TUL. The knowledge and skills acquired by IDS TUL PhD candidates will ultimately support them in their initial stages of independent scientific work. The courses will contribute to the acquisition of valued competences by IDS TUL doctoral candidates and will enable to obtain valuable certificates that will help stand out in the scientific community.

The call for proposals is scheduled for 2022 year, the regulations and all necessary documents will be successively made available on the project website.