Contents

Published: 23 February 2010

 

1 Third-cycle studies
1.1 Aims and objectives
1.2 Quality assurance and follow up
   
2 Concepts and definitions
2.1 Disciplinary domain
2.2 Third-cycle subject area
2.3 Research discipline
2.4 PhD student
   
3 Organisation at LTU
3.1 Vice-Chancellor
3.2 Faculty board
3.2.1 Third-cycle programme group
3.3 Department
3.4 Professional Services
3.5 Doctoral section
   
4 Delegation
   
5 Admission to third-cycle studies
5.1 Admission regulations
5.2 General curricula
5.3 Recruitment
5.3.1 Notification
5.3.2 Admissions with licentiate degree as goal
5.4 Entry requirements
5.4.1 General entry requirements
5.4.2 Special entry requirements
5.5 The selection and admissions process
5.5.1 Selection
5.5.2 Credit transfer from earlier studies
5.5.3 Admission
5.6 Doctoral file
   
6 Financing studies
6.1 Employment of doctoral students
6.1.1 Employment
6.1.2 Salary and degree premium in accordance with local collective agreements
6.2 Other ways of financing studies
6.2.1 Stipends
6.2.2 Doctoral students with external employment
6.2.3 Doctoral students with other employment at the university
   
Education processes
7.1 Introduction of new doctoral students
7.2 Individual study plan
7.2.1 Departmental duties
7.2.2 Programme for teaching and learning in higher education
7.3  Ladok
7.4  Internationalisation
7.5 Approved leave from studies
7.6 Non-completion of studies
7.7 Change of third-cycle subject area
7.8 Ethics
7.9 Doctoral students’ advisor
   
8 Courses
   
9 Supervision
9.1 Employment and qualifications of supervisors
9.1.1 Employment
9.1.2 Qualification requirements for supervisors in technical areas 
9.1.3 Qualification requirements for supervisors in humanities and social sciences 
9.1.4 Supervisor training
9.2 Supervisors’ responsibilities
9.2.1 The principal supervisor is responsible for
9.2.2 The assistant supervisor is responsible for
9.3 Scope of supervision
9.4 Changing supervisors
9.5 Challenge issues
9.6 Equal opportunity
9.7 Withdrawal of supervision and other resources
   
10 Titles of qualification
   
11 Examiner
   
12 Licentiate degree
12.1 Licentiate thesis
12.2  Request for licentiate seminar
12.3 Printing, distribution and advertising
12.3.1 The doctoral student is responsible for
12.3.2 Graphic Production is responsible for
12.3.3 The department is responsible for
12.3.4 The board secretaries are responsible for
12.3.5 The library is responsible for
12.3.6 Communications and Brand is responsible for
12.4 Licentiate seminar
12.4.1 External reviewer
12.4.2 Examinator
12.4.3 Setting grades
12.4.4 Degree certifacte
12.5 Compulsory students’ union
   
  Checklist prior to licentiate degree
   
13 Doctor of Philosophy
13.1 Doctoral thesis
13.2 Application for defence of thesis
13.3 Examining committee
13.4 Faculty examiner
13.5 Fees for faculty examiner and examining committee
13.6 Printing, distribution and advertising
13.6.1 The doctoral student is responsible for
13.6.2 The printers are responsible for
13.6.3 The department is responsible for
13.6.4 The board secretaries are responsible for
13.6.5 The library is responsible for
13.6.6 The information unit is responsible for
13.7 Public defence of thesis
13.7.1 Setting grades
13.7.2 Degree certificate
13.8 Compulsory students’ union
13.9 Promotion
   
  Checklist prior to public defence of thesis