Parental leave

PhD students employed at the Faculty of Business and Social Sciences must notify the Head of Department, the Staff Office and the PhD School Secretariat of parental leave in writing no later than three months before the expected date of birth. PhD students are covered by the rules governing parental leave in the collective agreement. Information on the current rules for childbirth and adoption can be obtained from the University of Southern Denmark's Staff Office or in the Personnel Management circular on childbirth, adoption and child care leave (Only available in Danish).

There are special rules for 4+4 students under Part A. PhD students enrolled without employment at the University of Southern Denmark must notify the PhD School Secretariat of parental leave in writing.