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Courses and seminars - PhD

Educational component

In addition to writing a doctoral thesis, PhD Candidates must also complete an educational component equivalent to six months’ work, or 30 credits. The educational component is made up of compulsory activities and elective courses/seminars.

As a PhD Candidate you can participate in education offered at all departments and also make use of external education.

Compulsory introduction courses

  • Introductory seminar
  • Philosophy of science
  • Research ethics

Research Schools

The Faculty of Humanities is involved in several national and Nordic research schools for PhD students.