You can work with some of Europe's best researchers in Mathematics and Natural Sciences, and take part in exciting research projects. The faculty has over 800 active PhD candidates and more than 130 candidates defend their dissertations annually.
Resources and tools
- Rules and regulations
- Induction conversation template
- International Staff Mobility Office (ISMO)
- Quality assurance systems (in Norwegian)
For PhD candidates employed at UiO
If you are employed as a research fellow at the University of Oslo you will find information about topics such as salary, leaves of absence and extensions at the For employees pages.
For PhD candidates with external funding
PhD candidates can apply for extended employment due to Covid-19 June 4, 2021 3:33 PM
PhD candidates employed by the Faculty who have been significantly and genuinely delayed due to the corona situation, can now, in a second round, apply for extended employment.
Apply for extended employment: Information to postdoctoral research fellows May 14, 2021 8:50 AM
Postdoctoral research fellows employed by the Faculty who have been significantly and genuinely delayed in their research project due to the corona situation, can now apply for extended employment. There is no application deadline. However, due to necessary case processing time, we kindly ask that you apply no later than one month before current end date.
Individual career counseling for PhD candidates May 7, 2021 10:32 AM
The Career Services at UiO are offering individual career counseling for PhD candidates at the MN Faculty. Our professional career counselors can provide you with tools and know-how on how to map and communicate your skills and competence, broaden your career perspectives and help you start a strategic career plan.
The service is available from 30 April until 16 July.