Faculty of Social Sciences and Technology Management

PhD in Political Science

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


About the programme

The PhD Programme in Political Science aims to develop the candidate's qualifications in work 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 Sociology and Political Science.

Study plan for the PhD programme in Political Science

The study plan consists of one part that is specific for the PhD programme in Political Science, and one common part shared by all PhD programmes at the Faculty of Social Sciences and Technology Management.




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

Phone: (+47) 73 59 17 04
Email: kontakt@iss.ntnu.no