2014 ADMISSION (ENTRANCE EXAM)
The admittance will be organized in September each year for the vacancies put up by each PhD supervisor.
The subjects and bibliography related to the tests are proposed by the PhD supervisor with vacancies, validated by the Doctoral School Council.
The written and oral tests, evaluation and selection criteria for the admittance to the Doctoral School are as following:
The admittance consists of calculating the arithmetical mean of three grades: written test grade; interview grade; the arithmetical mean from dissertation exam. The criterion for differentiation in the case of equal means is given by the graduation exam mean.
Introduction – background and research aim required the scientific knowledge
PhD proposal: topic, research questions, current literature review
Objectives: aim, expected results and contribution to the to the development of study area
Methodology: methods and strategy, interdisciplinary aspects, etc.
ADMISSION CALENDAR 2014
Applications: 1-12 September
Selection of the candidates: 15-17 September
Communication of the results: 18 September
Exam appeals: 19 September.
ADMISSION TO THE DOCTORAL SCHOOL
The length of study for doctoral studies is 3 years. Admission to the PhD program is competitive; a limited number of applicants are accepted into the program each year as a PhD supervisor cannot have more than 10 PhD students at one time.
GENERAL CONDITIONS FOR CANDIDATES
Graduates holding a Master Degree (or equivalent) may apply to their study area or to a connected area. The PhD School Council establishes the correspondences of study area. The applications of candidates holding MA degrees in other study areas than the areas chosen for their PhD, will be approved by the Council of the Doctoral School. Each candidate will apply for one vacant place in the study area of the PhD School. Successful candidates cam be financed from the state budget once for the PhD studies.