Faculty of Humanities

Doctoral training

From starting your thesis to its final submission - an overview of important elements of the training.

Emil W. Breistein

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The nominal length of study for the doctoral education is three years. This includes an individual scientific work (thesis) which must be assessed by an evaluation committee and defended publicly. The doctoral education also includes a coursework training component of 30 ECTS credits, the equivalent of six months' work.