Part time Doctor of Philosophy in Lithuania

4 Part time PhD Programs in Lithuania

PhD

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. 

 

A PhD, or Doctor of Philosophy, is a degree that is earned after completing research in a student’s area of study. Program entry often requires a master’s degree, and graduation occurs after the passing of a final thesis or dissertation.

Lithuania, officially the Republic of Lithuania is a country in Northern Europe, the largest of the three Baltic states. It is situated along the southeastern shore of the Baltic Sea, to the east of Sweden and Denmark. More than 90% of Lithuanians speak at least one foreign language and half of the population speaks two foreign languages, mostly Russian and English.

Best 4 Part time Doctoral Programs in Lithuania 2018

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PhD in Economics

Mykolas Romeris University
Campus Part time 4 - 6 years October 2018 Lithuania Vilnius

Doctoral programme includes studies, research and preparation of a doctoral thesis. Upon completion of a doctoral programme and public viva voce defence of the thesis, the doctor’s degree is awarded. [+]

Doctoral programme includes studies, research and preparation of a doctoral thesis. Upon completion of a doctoral programme and public viva voce defence of the thesis, the doctor’s degree is awarded.

The studies are organized according to each candidate's individual work plan. However, each candidate must gather at least 30 ECTS gained through study subjects. The other part of the studies is allotted to the groundwork, the research, publication of at least 2 scientific peer-reviewed articles, participation in scientific conferences and research or study internship abroad and completion of the doctoral thesis.

Requirements Master’s degree;
English language proficiency – the level not lower than C1; Research proposal; Scientific publications Obligatory/optional international mobility details ... [-]

PhD in Management

Mykolas Romeris University
Campus Part time 4 - 6 years October 2018 Lithuania Vilnius

Doctoral programme includes studies, research and preparation of a doctoral thesis. Upon completion of a doctoral programme and public viva voce defence of the thesis, the doctor’s degree is awarded. [+]

Doctoral programme includes studies, research and preparation of a doctoral thesis. Upon completion of a doctoral programme and public viva voce defence of the thesis, the doctor’s degree is awarded.

The studies are organized according to each candidate's individual work plan. However, each candidate must gather at least 30 ECTS gained through study subjects. The other part of the studies is allotted to the groundwork, the research, publication of at least 2 scientific peer-reviewed articles, participation in scientific conferences and research or study internship abroad and completion of the doctoral thesis.

Requirements Master’s degree; 
English language proficiency – the level not lower than C1; Research proposal; Scientific publications Obligatory/optional international mobility details ... [-]

PhD in Social Sciences: Education

Lithuanian Sports University
Campus 4 years September 2018 Lithuania Kaunas

PhD studies in Education (Social Sciences) started in 1993. In the period of 1993 – 2013, 44 doctors of science were trained. Since 2011, LSU conducts [+]

PhD studies in Education (Social Sciences) started in 1993. In the period of 1993 – 2014, 47 doctors of science were trained. Since 2011, LSU conducts joint doctoral studies in Education with the Lithuanian University of Educational Studies, Kaunas University of Technology and Šiauliai University.

Doctoral students in Education conduct research, covering the following areas:

Physical education, motor learning, sport; Pedagogy and didactics; Teacher training; Research methods; Social welfare and support for disabled people.

The duration of doctoral studies is 4 years.

Enrollment criteria scientific experience, scientific publications; their compliance with the field of science of Education, as well as the selected research and dissertation topic shall be taken into account; the average grade of Master degree or integrated studies and Final Thesis; grade in a foreign language (English, French or German), indicated in a diploma supplement of the first cycle, second cycle or integrated studies at a higher education institution (by choice) or in a certificate issued by a licensed foreign language center; motivational interview. [-]

PhD in Biomedical Sciences: Biology

Lithuanian Sports University
Campus 4 years September 2018 Lithuania Kaunas

PhD studies in the area of Biology at LSU started in 1993. In the period of 1993 – 2013, 61 doctors of science were trained. In 2011, joint doctoral studies in Biological Sciences of Lithuanian Sports University and the University of Tartu (Estonia) were launched [+]

PhD studies in the area of Biology at LSU started in 1993. In the period of 1993 – 2014, 65 doctors of science were trained. In 2011, joint doctoral studies in Biological Sciences of Lithuanian Sports University and the University of Tartu (Estonia) were launched. Joint LSU and UT PhD studies in Biology consolidated research in the area of Biology, and they ensure more integrated and substantial investigations of scientific problems in biology.

Research of doctoral students in Biological Sciences involves many branches of biology:

Physiology, Biomechanics, Bioinformatics, Histology, Genetics, Animal anatomy and morphology, Animal physiology; Endocrinology, Immunology, General pathology, Gerontology, Biochemistry, Neurology, Anatomy/morphology, Epidemiology, Molecular biophysics. ... [-]