Institutt for geovitenskap

During the PhD candidate periode

The Board for Doctoral Education at the Department manages issues related to the PhD Programme. Here you will find a general view of situations you will need to submit an official application.

When to apply to the Board for Doctoral Education

You must submit a written application, recommended by your principal supervisor, to the Board for Doctoral Education if:

  • You want to make changes in your training component part(s) one and/or two.
  • You want to extend your candidate periode. Be aware that the Department of Earth Science does not have financial means to provide salaried extension of the study periode. However, the department can extend the study-right periode.
  • There are considerable changes in the conditions described in your PhD agreement.


Half-annual PhD registration

All candidates are obligated to complete the half-annual PhD registration in studentweb. The deadline is 1 February for spring semester and 1 September for autumn semester.

Annual progress report

All candidates and supervisors are obligated to submit the annual progress report distributed by e-mail from Department for Research management. Deadline is 1 November.