PhD studies at UiS

Research training at UiS equals a workload of three years, and is applicable for candidates who have completed a master's degree.

Montasje av bilder som viser forskning og phd-studenter i arbeid.

The research training consists of:

  •     Courses
  •     Independent research in active collaboration with the academic adviser and other researchers
  •     Participation in active national and international research environments
  •     Doctoral thesis
  •     Trial lecture and public defence of the thesis

University of Stavanger offers 4 PhD programmes (listed in main menu to the left), divided into 11 PhD studies.

At these pages you will find information about the contents, organization and administration of the doctoral programmes. You will also find relevant information for both potential and admitted candidates.