The core of the doctoral degree is research. The degree also includes theoretical studies that support the doctoral student’s research. The target duration of doctoral studies is four years of full-time study.
Doctoral programmes and doctoral schools organise courses and seminars. In addition, they are responsible for the supervision and guidance of doctoral students.
More information about theorethical studies, supervision, monitoring doctoral students' study progress and applying for the reinstatement of the study right is on Instructions for students web site.