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Introduction to PhD studies

The course is under reconstruction during summer 2021. Starting autumn semester 2021, all newly admitted Phd students will be taking it online and "on demand". More information will come.

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Target group
Doctoral students at the beginning of their PhD programme.


All Phd students (who haven´t attended the course already), will be automatically admitted to the Introductory course.

Autumn 2021:
We are planning to start giving this course on demand, digitally, starting autumn 2021. More information will be posted here when we have it.

Credits: 0,5 hp

Contents and format
The purpose of this course is to welcome the PhD students to the Faculty and to contribute to the development of an independent approach to the PhD studies. During the course the participants will be introduced to the PhD programme and how the university is organized and structured.

This course will be given in English.

If you have any questions, please contact the Research Studies Office:

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