Faculty of Medicine

Regulations and guidelines

The PhD degree is governed by a number of rules, regulations and guidelines.

The following regulations are approved by the Faculty of Medicine, University of Bergen and apply to all candidates who are affiliated with one of the faculty's departments.

The most important document is the Regulations for the Philosophiae Doctor (PhD) degree at the University of Bergen, adopted in November 2018 by the University Board.

Also, the Faculty's supplementary regulations are available in the Programme Description


In addition, there is a number more detailed guidelines on specific topics:

The training component:


Midway evaluation:


Thesis and thesis evaluation: