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PhD programme at ITS

These pages contain information specific for PhD candidates at the Department of Technology Systems (ITS).

Also remember to check out the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences (MN)'s web pages for PhD candidates! 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 candidates at MN.

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Important information for starting up

Important information during your PhD

Important information after your PhD

External resources:

ForVei - Broader and more personal guidance for PhD candidates at UiO

PhD on Track - Lots of practical information for PhD candidates

Ten Simple Rules from PLOS - a quick, concentrated guide for mastering some of the professional challenges research scientists face in their careers

Karriereplanleggeren - An online career planning tool from (only in Norwegian)

PhD events

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

MN PhD on social media


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Facts about the PhD programme at ITS

  • 3 or 4 years full time
  • 30 credits of coursework and a scientific thesis
  • Finish with a Trial Lecture and Public Defense
  • 9 PhD candidates have had their disputation at ITS, since 2018