Faculty of Social Sciences


The opportunity exists to defend a Dr.Philos. (Doctor Philosophiae) at the faculty.

Doctoral candidates gathering at Håkonshallen
Thor Brødreskift

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The degree of Dr.Philos. (Doctor Philosophiae) is not subject to the arrangements for organized doctoral education, and has its own regulation. The text found under Submission, evaluation and public defence and regulation for Dr.Philos. (revised in 2021) provide the necessary information. Candidates admitted to organized doctoral education cannot present themselves for the degree of Dr.Philos.