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Want to be a PhD student?

As a PhD student at Sahlgrenska Academy you will be educated in a dynamic environment with research of high quality and contributing new knowledge to your field as a self-dependent researcher.

The extent of the education

A Degree of Doctor is awarded after the PhD student (=third-cycle student) has completed a study programme of 240 credits (equivalent to four years of full-time studies) in one of the subjects that Sahlgrenska Academy offers PhD education within.

PhD students admitted to a doctoral programme that leads to a doctoral degree, have the right to conclude their studies with a licentiate degree (120 credits) (after a formal request by the student).

Read "Third-cycle qualifications" (The Higher Education Ordinance).

Eligibility

To be eligible for PhD studies, the applicant must meet both the general and specific entry requirements.

Application

There are two alternatives to become a PhD student at Sahlgrenska Academy;

• via an advertised PhD position with the University of Gothenburg as employer where the position is applied for in competition with other applicants.
• part-time education combined with clinical work where you have an employer other than the University of Gothenburg.

Learn more about our research subjects here.

Page Manager: Patrik Karlsson|Last update: 1/19/2017
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