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Postgraduate Degrees

Licentiate degree

Licentiate is a possible first level in the postgraduate studies. 120 Higher Education Credits of doctoral studies and a thesis of at least 60 Higher Education Credits must be completed to qualify for a licentiate degree.

Doctorate (Ph.D.)

To qualify for a Ph.D., the initial degree must be followed by at least 240 Higher Education Credits of additional studies on a postgraduate level, including a publicly defended thesis of at least 120 Higher Education Credits.

Application for degree certificate

  • Electronic application in Lisam.
  • Contact us at Contact form if you are unable to submit an electronic application


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Visiting Address

Campus Valla

Campus Norrköping

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Last updated: 2022-03-28