DOCTORAL PROGRAMME AT THE FACULTY OF CULTURAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCES
|Course Duration / ECTS||6 semesters / 180 ECTS|
|University degree||Doktorin/Doktor der Philosophie (Dr. phil.)|
|Faculty||Faculty of Cultural and Social Sciences|
|Study ID||796 500|
|Admission Requirements||In order to be admitted to the doctoral programme at the Faculty of Cultural and Social Sciences, applicants must hold a Master’s degree in the same field from an accredited inland or international institution of higher education.|
What will I learn?
Our doctoral students acquire exceptional knowledge in one of the academic subjects represented at the Faculty of Cultural and Social Sciences at the University of Salzburg, either as a single subject of study or as a component of interdisciplinary research. Doctoral students learn how to apply research methods of their academic field adequately and how to work with relevant research questions autonomously, thereby making a significant contribution to learning in their respective field. Furthermore, doctoral students acquire the capacity for innovation, the ability to critically analyse and evaluate scientific discourses, as well as scientific integrity in developing new ideas or methods in the context of research or teaching.
Which career opportunities do I have?
Academic professions at universities or other research institutions.
Our doctoral students benefit from the interdisciplinary networking provided by the Doctorate School PLUS, and the individual support by renowned professors.
- Curriculum Doctoral Programme at the Faculty of Cultural and Social Sciences
- Information for students
How is the course structured?
|Module 1: Seminars for doctoral students||8-12 ECTS|
|Modul 2: Courses||min. 8 ECTS|
|Module 3: Extra academic performances||max. 14 ECTS|
|Defending the dissertation||8 ECTS|