ANTHROPOLOGY AND SOCIOLOGY

PhD in Anthropolgy and Sociology of development


The PhD programme is designed to take four years after the Institute’s master programme or a related master programme from another university. During their doctoral studies, candidates are required to obtain 24 course credits and defend a preliminary thesis dissertation before completing fieldwork and writing their doctoral thesis.


GENERAL CURRICULUM OUTLINE

2 compulsory courses 2 x 6 = 12 ECTS
2 elective courses in the discipline of specialisation 2 x 6 = 12 ECTS
Preliminary thesis dissertation 30 ECTS
TOTAL 54 ECTS
Option to designate a minor (18 ECTS in another discipline) 3 x 6 = 18 ECTS


If they fulfill all curriculum requirements, PhD students will receive a degree in anthropology and sociology of development, However, they will have the possibility to ask for an equivalency with the new degree in anthropology and sociology.
 

INCOMING STUDENTS


SEMESTERS 1-2


2 COMPULSORY COURSES
(2 x 6 = 12 ECTS)


Autumn 2017


Spring 2018


2 ELECTIVE COURSES IN THE DISCIPLINE OF SPECIALISATION
(2 x 6 = 12 ECTS)


Autumn 2017


Spring 2018

 

STUDENTS WHO HAVE OBTAINED ALL COURSE CREDITS


SEMESTER 3
(30 ECTS)


PRELIMINARY THESIS DISSERTATION


Before the end of SEMESTER 8


SUBMISSION OF THESIS MANUSCRIPT | DEFENCE | OFFICIAL SUBMISSION


For PhD deadlines, please see the Academic Regulations and Implementation Guidelines available on the Student Portal.