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PhD Program at IBV

Also remember to check out the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences (MN)'s web pages for PhD students. Their pages will give you more information about the PhD program, which is run at the Faculty level, and has additional resources and tools for you that are useful for all PhD students at MN.

Facts about the PhD program at IBV

  • 3 years full time
  • 30 credits of coursework and a scientific thesis
  • Finishes with a Trial Lecture and Defense
  • 26 PhD candidates defended at IBV in 2018

Important information after your PhD

PhD events

A list of all the events for PhD students organized by the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences (MN).

MN PhD on social media


Information about being a UiO employee

For PhD candidates employed by UiO:

If you are employed in a PhD position at UiO, you can find out information on many different things such as your salary, leaves of absence, sick leave, and other important information on the For-Employees pages

For PhD candidates with external funding:

Information about extensions, sick leave and other leaves of absence.

Contact Us

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