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Doctoral Studies (Third Cycle)

The department offers postgraduate (third cycle) education in the following subjects:

The ambition of the department is that the postgraduate studies will give a solid knowledge within the fields of philosophy, linguistics or theory of science. The studies will also give excellent skills in independent research and to publish their work in international journals as well as teaching skills. In addition, our postgraduate students are trained in the crafts of modern research, as conference presentation, networking and collaboration across national, subject and language boundaries. The postgraduate students are also prepared in the art of bringing research to the community and to participate in the public debate. The postgraduate studies can be conducted on a variety of conditions, but the most common is that a graduate either has a funded position from the faculty of arts or is working in an externally funded research project.

How to apply for Doctoral education

Entry requirements for postgraduate education are available in the general syllabi for the subjects. For further information contact Lena Eriksson, lena.eriksson@theorysc.gu.se

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Internal pages for PhD students

You find information about production of the thesis, and futher information for PHD students at the department, at the internal pages at the Staff Portal.

You find the guidelines for the formal procedure of the public defence of a doctoral thesis at the Faculty pages.

Find and apply for doctoral courses

In the University application portal

Apply for vacant PhD positions

In the Job Application Portal

Contact Information

Lena Eriksson

Associate Head of Department for Doctoral Studies,

Visiting Address:
Renströmsgatan 6, floor 5

46 (0)31-786 4184

Contact Information

Frans Svensson

Director of Postgraduate Studies, Director of Studies for Practical Philosophy,

Visiting Address:
Renströmsgatan 6, floor 5

46 (0)31-786 5907

Contact Information

Linda Aronsson

Education Administrator,

+46 (0)31-786 1927

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