PhD courses

Here we provide a schedule for the PhD courses organized at EMG. More information about the courses are found here - recurrent courses. Generic courses are now organized by the Faculty of Science and Tecnology. Pedagogical courses are given by Centre for teaching and learning (UPL).


4-5 October – Introduction course. Course organizer: Ann-Kristin Bergström

Generic courses are now given by the Faculty of Science and Technology and can be found here.

Parts of the setup courses given by the faculty are mandatory and parts are elective. The mandatory part concerns PhD-students at EMG that have started after 2014-04-24. Doctoral students at the Faculty of Science and Technology will achieve a knowledge of generic courses equivalent to a minimum of 10 ECTS credits for a doctorate degree and at least 8 ECTS credits for a licentiate degree.

Mandatory Courses

Philosophy of Science, 2 ECTS
Introduction to research ethics, 2 ECTS
Oral presentation, 1 ECTS
Written presentation, 3 ECTS

Elective Courses

Writing applications, 2 ECTS
Entrepreneurship and innovation, 1-2 ECTS
Higher Education, 1-2 ECTS
To read scientific papers, 1 ECTS
Mathematics and Statistics, 1-2 ECTS


September/October - Introduction course. Course organizer Ann-Kristin Bergström

Scheduled literature courses


To be updated shortly

Note that students and supervisors are free to organize courses around any book that is relevant for the PhD-studies.

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