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Licentiate seminar and examine

The licentiate thesis must be defended at a public seminar, where an examiner and an opponent are involved. They should have a PhD degree and at least one of them should come from another university. Anyone who has been supervisor, or has another relationship of the respondent or the supervisors, can not be appointed as examiner or opponent. The mandatory seminar take place during the academic year and is announced on public no later than three weeks in advance.  

A PhD student who intends to defend her/his licentiate thesis submit a completed form Application of a licentiate seminar (pdf, doc) to his/her department no later than two months in advance.

The decision about the licentiate seminar is taken by the examiner.

















PhD studies in numbers, 2017

PhD students admitted: 96

PhD students in progress: 596

PhD degree certificates issued: 85


Academic year 2017-2018

August 16, 2017 -- June 15, 2018


Academic year 2018-2019

August 16, 2018 -- June 14, 2019

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