PhD-Programme (doctoral degree)

PhD in Education

PhD students are having groupwork

This PhD programme will be discontinued from 1 August 2018 and will continue as a specialization under the new PhD programme in Educational Sciences.

About the programme

The PhD Programme in Education aims to qualify the candidate for research activity in education matters and for other work concerning education that requires an advanced degree of scientific expertise. 


Applications for admission to the PhD Programme are to be completed in cooperation with the intended supervisor. Applicants are therefore requested to contact the Department of Education and Lifelong Learning.


The Faculty is to appoint the supervisor(s). When more than one supervisor is appointed, one of them is to have the main disciplinary responsibility for the candidate's work. 

Contact information

Telephone: + 47 73 59 19 50