Faculty of Medicine

Research courses

A plan for the training component should be outlined together with supervisor when applying for admission to the PhD programme. Below you will find information about different courses offered at the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry.

Click here to find an overview of PhD courses offered at the Faculty



Courses at master degree-level

In the optional part courses at the master degree-level can be approved as support courses at the doctoral level, provided that the courses are not included in the master's degree. For more information about master courses at the University of Bergen, see the Student Portal. For a list of master courses offered at the Centre for International Health see here.

Guidelines for caluculating course credits

The training component is regulated by "Guidelines for calculation of course credits in the PhD programme". You will find the guidelines under "Regulations and guidelines" here

External candidates

Admission to research courses for external PhD candidates (PhD candidates who are admitted to other academic institutions) can be granted by application. Application form can be found under Forms - Doctoral education. Please note the deadline 4 weeks prior to course start. Non-PhD candidates who wish to apply for course admission, must apply by 1 June / 1 December, please consult this page for more information.