Doctoral studies

Doctoral studies at the Department of Physics

After four years of undergraduate studies (240 credits in Sweden) it is possible to start doctoral studies in order to obtain a Licentiate degree after 2-3 years and, after fulfilling the requirements of that degree, continue towards a PhD exam after totally 4-5 years.

Information for PhD students

Information for Research Students

We have collected important information for PhD students in this page.

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Moving to Sweden as a PhD student

Arriving in a new country and starting your studies can be very exciting, but there are also a lot of practical things to consider. PhD students at Stockholm University are both students and university employees at the same time. Here we give some information that may be helpful if you are in this situation.

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Director of Postgraduate Studies

Per-Erik Tegnér

Per-Erik Tegnér

Tel: 08 5537 8682

PhD Council