The researcher education at the BFE-faculty is organised in two programmes; social sciences and natural sciences.
The PhD programme is 180 ECTS and can be completed in three years full time study. The thesis is 150 ECTS and can be a collection of articles or a monograph. The instructional component is 30 ECTS.
The objectives of the doctoral degree programmes at the BFE faculty is to qualify students for research activities at a high international level. The candidate shall complete advanced training in theory and methodology and acquire an independent and reflected attitude to research within the academic dicipline.
Please contact Ingjerd Gauslaa Nilsen or Rune Larsen for questions and comments regarding PhD studies at the BFE-faculty