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Study Elements

The PhD programme will contain the following elements:

  • An independent research work under supervision (the PhD project) resulting in a thesis and a public defense
  • Completion of the PhD thesis on the basis of the PhD project
  • Participation in PhD courses totalling approx. 30 ECTS points
  • Participation in active research environments, including stays at other, mainly foreign, research institutions, private research enterprises etc. (study period at other research institutions)
  • Gaining of experience of teaching activities or other form of knowledge dissemination of an extent of 300 hours which is related to the PhD student's PhD project