Doctorate of Philosophy (PhD) – 240 ECTS
The doctorate degree is a research title that corresponds to the culmination of university studies. For admission to the PhD programme a Master’s degree in a relevant research area is required. The prerequisites include postgraduate courses (in total 80 ECTS, of which up to 56 ECTS can be recognized by the postgraduate programme of the PhD candidate), a successful comprehensive examination, presentation and successful approval of a research proposal and successful defend of a PhD thesis before a five-member doctoral examination committee. The PhD candidates are expected to publish their research work in reputable international scientific journals.
For more information, please see the Guide for Postgraduate Studies.