PhD – University of Copenhagen


Applying for a PhD

Website for potential PhD students

The PhD school of SCIENCE organises training and education of researchers within all areas of science, with a view to ensure the highest scientific level among the next generations of researchers. The PhD school aims to train PhD candidates with all the required scientific skills plus complementary competencies at the highest level.

The PhD programme at SCIENCE lasts three years and includes an independent research project, stays at other/international research institution(s), PhD level courses, teaching and other types of knowledge dissemination. The PhD is concluded by writing and defending a PhD thesis.

PhD Study Structures

Read more about the PhD study structures here.

New rules and regulations on Integrated PhD programme (4+4 entry).

PhD Time Line (before enrolment)

How to start up and plan a PhD study, and what about applications, the scientific environment and supervisor(s)?
Read more about the PhD timeline as a potential PhD student here.