Find PhD Programs in General Studies in Europe 2019/2020

The PhD can vary depending on the institution and country in which it is awarded. Most scholars pursue a PhD because of strong motivation to contribute to the academic community as well as true curiosity about their chosen field of study. 


Typically offered at the associate and bachelor level, programs in general studies can be ideal for students who are intimidated, or just unaware, of a focus for their major. General studies programs often touch on various areas, from arts and humanities to business and science.

View all Doctoral Programs in General Studies in Europe 2019/2020

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Doctorate in Interdisciplinary Gender Studies (interuniversity)

Universidad de La Laguna
Campus Full-time Part-time September 2019 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife

The Doctorate in Interdisciplinary Studies of Gender constitutes a novel bet in the Spanish university panorama, since it lacks precedents in the Spanish university. It is a proposal that responds to and meets the demand generated by the scientific policy developed, more than a decade ago, by the European Union and by Spanish legislation that requires, urgently and urgently, adequate training in the most high academic level.

Doctoral School of Military Sciences

National University of Public Service
Campus Full-time Part-time 8 semesters September 2019 Hungary Budapest + 1 more

The Doctoral School of Military Sciences focuses on the questions of military science regarding the activities of the defense sphere. This includes a wide spectrum of research fields from military history through security theories, defense administration to national security.

PhD in Longevity Studies

Faculty of Humanities, Charles University
Campus Online & Campus Combined Full-time 4 years October 2019 Czech Republic Prague 5 + 1 more

The Ph.D. Longevity studies produce highly skilled and knowledgeable specialists in research, expertise, and transference of knowledge into practice. On the scientific level, they are able to tackle problems related to the longevity of human life. They are aware and able to use relevant scientific methods, to coordinate interdisciplinary teams. And furthermore, able to publish both scientific publications and materials for decision making at all levels and problems related to longevity.

PhD in FdV Life Science

Center for Research and Interdisciplinary (CRI)
Campus Full-time 3 find your juris doctor September 2019 France Paris

Since the creation of the FdV doctoral school in 2006, the aims were focused on life sciences. Traditionally, students have pursued interdisciplinary research projects in natural sciences, engineering, and technology, medical and health sciences. Recently, projects in the life sciences have incorporated approaches and/or applications from other disciplines including the social sciences and humanities, however, the focus of the work is on the advancement of knowledge in life science.

PhD in Science and Technology Didactics

Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro
Campus Full-time 3 years October 2019 Portugal Vila Real

Objectives: To ensure that students, in addition to mastering scientific theories, acquire a good knowledge and mastery of the methods most used in their area of ​​specialization (one of the specific didactics of Science and Technology) ...

PhD – Doctorate of Philosophy

Unicaf University (ZM)
Campus Online Full-time Part-time September 2019 Cyprus Larnaca USA New York Greece Athens Romania Bucharest United Kingdom London Egypt Cairo Ghana Accra Malawi Lilongwe Mauritius Port Louis Kenya Nairobi Nigeria Lagos Somalia Mogadishu Zambia Lusaka Jordan Irbid Cyprus Online + 28 more

The goal of the Ph.D. programme is to prepare the next generation of leading researchers. The Ph.D. is a programme of independent, self-directed academic research degree, supported by a team of supervisors that makes an original contribution to knowledge written up in a publishable dissertation.


Hector Fellow Academy
Campus Full-time 3 years August 2020 Germany Karlsruhe

Ph.D. students of the Hector Fellow Academy are employed as research assistants for a period of three years. The salary corresponds to the internal regulations at the University of the respective Hector Fellow (according to TV-L 13, up to 100%, based on the funding rates of the DFG for Ph.D. students).

Doctoral Programs

Silesian University of Technology - Joint Doctoral School
Campus Full-time 4 years October 2019 Poland Gliwice

The Joint Doctoral School offers interdisciplinary education covering a wide range of scientific disciplines (Topics of Ph.D. thesis ). Duration of a Ph.D. program is 4 years with full-time enrolment. Each Ph.D. student receives a scholarship without charging for tuition.