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PhD studies

During the course of your study programme, you must complete the following components:

  • A health science research project under supervision
  • Participation in one or more journal clubs
  • Participation in PhD courses (30 ECTS credits)
  • Participation in the annual PhD day
  • Teaching experience (150 hours)
  • A stay in another research environment, preferably abroad (duration at least one month)
  • A PhD dissertation at an international level

In addition, you are expected to participate in conferences and summer schools, and we would also like you to be an active participant within your graduate programme and your immediate research environment.

All activities must be recorded in your PhD Planner which forms the basis of the evaluations of your PhD programme.

PhD students at Health, who have been enrolled at the PhD programme for more than one year, can be asked to be pre-assessor of research year applications.

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Revised 04.04.2016