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A Doctorate is the next step following the Master's degree (or what is generally considered the end of one’s studies) to increase your competitiveness in the job market by improving your skills in the academic and research area and defending your thesis. You may subsequently wish to pass on your knowledge further by joining the teaching staff at RSU.

There are over 150 doctoral students at our university. All doctoral studies are full-time.

ProgrammeHead of ProgrammeStudy typeState funded study places
Communication Culture and MultimediaFull time on-site0
LawFull time on-site2
MedicineFull time on-site30
PharmacyFull time on-site4
Political ScienceFull time on-site2
PsychologyFull time on-site0
SociologyFull time on-site2

Doctoral studies calendar for the 2017/2018 academic year

Semester 1 (22 weeks)
Semester 2 (26 weeks)
1.–31.08.2018.Holidays (Summer break)
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