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Important deadlines

PhD courses

Compulsory courses

Compulsory PhD courses have different deadlines. Information about deadlines can be found in the individual course descriptions. You are responsible for enrolling in PhD courses within the deadlines

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Elective courses

Elective PhD courses have different deadlines. Information about deadlines can be found in the individual course descriptions. You are responsible for enrolling in PhD courses within the deadlines.

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Applicants who do not have a right to study at UiO

Applicants who are not admitted to a PhD programme or the Medical Student Research Programme at UiO must apply for a right to study in SøknadsWeb before they can apply for PhD courses in medicine and health sciences.

Application period for a right to study in Søknadsweb is 1 November - 1 May for the spring semester and 1 May - 1 November for the autumn semester.

External applicants should apply for a right to study minimum 3 weeks before the course application deadline.

Application for evaluation before Christmas

Application for evaluation (thesis and proposal of evaluation committee) must be submitted by 11 November 2021 if you want the evaluation committee to be appointed before Christmas. The application must be complete, i.e. it is not possible to submit only the committee proposal before the deadline and submit the thesis after the deadline, or vice versa.

Trial lecture and public defence

  • Dates for trial lecture and public defence in connection with holidays
  • Timeframes in connecton with the committee's recommendation: The evaluation committee has three months to submit a recommendation. When a candidate has handed in a revision of a submitted thesis, the evaluation committee must present its final recommendation within 1 month after submission of thesis.

Diploma and ceremonial diploma

Published Aug. 24, 2020 9:44 AM - Last modified Oct. 5, 2021 1:47 PM