A doctoral degree is the highest degree offered by universities and university colleges. The degree aims to qualify candidates for research activities of international standard, and for other work in society that requires advanced scientific insight and analytical thinking, within management, higher education, and research.
Before you apply
In order to be admitted to a PhD programme, requirements are set for former education and funding. If you are a new applicant for a doctoral degree, we recommend that you read this before proceeding to the programme pages.
10th June: Vulnerable users and family carers as actors in co-creation
May 30, 2022 10:37 AM
Jim Broch Skarli problematizes the term co-creation in public services in his doctoral degree.
3 June: Everyone must contribute to innovation
May 22, 2022 8:10 PM
Innovation should be considered a common goal for everyone in public organizations. This is the heart of the doctoral thesis of Barbara Rebecca Mutonyi, which she will defend on 3 June.
23-24 February: Child pop stars and talent perceptions on YouTube
Feb. 17, 2022 10:08 PM
Friederike Merkelbach has researched the child star phenomenon and perceptions of musical talent on YouTube in her doctorate. On 23 and 24 February, she will defend her work.