Erasmus +

Erasmus + at the Nencki Institute


Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, as the only institution of Polish Academy of Sciences in the field of biological sciences, received the Erasmus Charter for Higher Education (ECHE) 2014-2020. This certificate is a document issued by the European Commission, authorizing institutions to participate in the Erasmus program. The Erasmus Charter allows the international exchange of PhD students and staff, funded by the European Union. See Erasmus Policy Statement.


Information for Incoming students

We welcome students who would like to join  the Institute under Erasmus Programme in order to study or do an internship for a period of at least 3 months up to a full academic year.


How to apply?

If you are selected and nominated by your home institution please complete the Student application form, and send us with the rest of obligatory documents


  • passport copy
  • copy of accident insurance
  • learning agreement/ learning agreement for training



In order to fill in your individual learning or training agreement please visit:

or contact the head of the department, that you would like to join:



Application deadlines:

- 30th  June - winter semester;

- 15th January - summer semester.


Documents should be sent to:

The Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology

The Office for PhD studies
Polish Academy of Sciences
3 Pasteur Street
02-093 Warszawa


First steps after your arrival

Upon your arrival get in touch with the Erasmus Coordinator at the Nencki Institute

The Office for PhD studies
Polish Academy of Sciences
3 Pasteur Street, room 119 between 8-16
02-093 Warszawa


All further information concerning your study or practice and other practical information you will find here:



For more information concerning your stay in Warsaw visit: