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Third-cycle studies

Luleå University of Technology offers third-cycle education in two disciplinary domains: humanities-social sciences and technology. The education consists of courses and of a thesis and is completed with a doctor's degree: 240 credits, or with a licentiate degree, 120 credits.

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Recruitment, admission and employment

Here you find information about recruitment, admission and employment of doctoral students

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Research subjects and general syllabus

Here the university´s research subjects and there general syllabus are presented

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Education processes

Here yoou find information about introduction, and other elements that may be included in the education.

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Third-cycle courses

Here, the courses offered by the university are presented, as well as how they are planned and evaluated

Academic ceremony at Luleå University of Technology
Third-cycle degrees

Here you find information about the degrees that are issued at the university, as well as checklist for dissertation and licentiate seminar

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Forms and templates

Here you find forms and templates used in third-cycle studies, including the template for individual study plan (ISP)