Doctoral education at the Faculty of Medicine
Information for PhD candidates and PhD supervisors at the Faculty of Medicine
All candidates who receive supervision and plan to defend their thesis at the Faculty of Medicine, must apply for admission to the organised research training programme.
Admission requirements at the Faculty of Medicine
Everyone who applies for admission to the PhD program at the Faculty of Medicine must meet the admission requirements. Note that the application with attachments must be sent to the department you are to be affiliated with. An application for admission to a PhD programme must normally be submitted...
Regulations and guidelines
The PhD degree is governed by a number of rules, regulations and guidelines.
The training component of the PhD is 30 credits and shall contain academic and methodical training.
Follow-up during the PhD period
Registration, annual progress report, midway evaluation and extensions
The dissertation, submission and public defence
Information on the final stages of the PhD: Submission, printing, formalities, evaluation committee, trial lecture, public defence and the doctoral promotion
The Faculty of Medicine appoints supervisors and authorize any changes in the relationship agreement with the supervisors.
International collaboration in the PhD programme
Information about going abroad as a PhD candidate and our membership in international organizations that promote PhD training in medicine and health sciences