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For self-funded PhD candidates only

Application fee €20 one-time

The application fee is non-refundable. It must be received by the application deadline.

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General requirements of doctoral studies:
1. Study subjects (4 subjects, not less than 30 ECTS credits).
2. The main research results are announced in at least two scientific articles published (or accepted for publishing) in reviewed research publications, one of which has been published in an international publication, where not less than half of the editorial board consists of members from other countries than the publication is issued.

The doctoral dissertation can be submitted for defence on the basis of a collection of scientific papers. In this case, the doctoral candidate is required to have published the main research results in not less than four scientific papers (as the main co-author of at least one paper), published in international scientific publications in Clarivate Analytics Web of Science (CA WoS) citation index database.

3. The research results are presented in at least two international research events.
4. The dissertation and its summary are prepared in accordance with the requirements set in the Regulations of Doctoral Studies.
5. It is recommended to go on a research visit to a science and academic institution (institutions) abroad for the period of not less than three months.
6. Other scientific/organizational activities: in the conferences, the department etc. It is recommended to have at least one activity a year. It is required to have a pedagogical practice (32 contact academic hours) during the studies (it can be done any semester or during several semesters except the first and last study years).

Programme structure

Doctoral study programme in Law:

Apply now! Autumn 2019/20
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Oct 1, 2019

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States