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Introduction to PhD studies

The course is given online and "on demand". You will automatically be admitted to it when you are admitted to PhD studies, so you do not need to apply for this course.. You get access to the course in the learning platform Canvas, by logging in with your PhD student Lucat account. 


professor Jan Lexell

Target group

Doctoral students at the beginning of their PhD programme.

The course replaces the former introductory course MEINTR1.


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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