PhD Program in Humanities and Social Sciences in Vilnius in Lithuania

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Humanities and Social Sciences

A PhD, also known as a Doctor of Philosophy degree, is a doctorate awarded by a university to the academic who has met all necessary qualifications and can now be considered a doctor in his or her academic field.

A PhD in Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences focuses on human thoughts and culture. It is an advanced level of education, often focusing on student teacher relationships, advanced research methods, and higher tier courses.

The Republic of Lithuania is the official name of the country. It is found in Northern part of Europe. Lithuania appreciates science and technology in their education system highly. It has the basic aspects of primary, secondary and tertiary levels of education. Lithuania is another leading country in the provision of arts, science, engineering as well as technological courses. Lithuania has faced several challenges in higher education the last years that led to the creation of 20 universities to enhance its accessibility.

Being the largest city and the capital of Lithuania, Vilnius aims to build a bright educational future. The city is greatly filled with quality of educational institutions such as Vilnius University, Mykolas Romeris University, and Vilnius Gediminas Technical University.

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PhD in Philosophy

European Humanities University
Campus Full time 4 - 4 years October 2017 Lithuania Vilnius

Joint degree awarded: Doctor in Philosophy [+]

PhD Degrees in Humanities and Social Sciences in Vilnius in Lithuania. Russian-taught degree In 2011, the European Humanities University (EHU) launch a doctoral program in philosophy in partnership with Vytautas Magnus University (Kaunas) and the Lithuanian Culture Research Institute (Vilnius). EHU’s Doctorate in Philosophy combines the European historical philosophical tradition with a flexible interdisciplinary focus. This allows for in-depth analysis of the most problematic and burning issues that concern today’s individual as well as society at large. The main focus of doctoral theses lies within two areas: - The impact of new technologies on social practices and the experience of identity - Social and ethical transformations in the era of globalization EHU’s doctoral program provides an opportunity to significantly enhance one's qualifications, effectively network with the European academic community, defend one's doctoral dissertation, and earn a doctoral degree (PhD in Philosophy) that is recognized throughout the European Union. A master's degree (or a more advanced degree) is a prerequisite for prospective students who wish to enroll in the doctoral program. The duration of doctoral studies is four years. Within this time frame, a doctoral student studies for and takes exams in the subjects of his choice, publishes articles covering topics related to her or his thesis, and participates in conferences and other academic activities. A PhD is awarded after successful defense of one's dissertation. Tuition fee for 2015/2016 academic year Citizens and residents of the Republic of Belarus (EUR / year) - 1000 Noncitizens and nonresidents of the Republic of Belarus (EUR / year) - 3400 [-]