The PhD is a doctoral degree, specifically called a "doctor of philosophy" degree. This is misleading because PhD holders are not necessarily philosophers (unless they earned their degree in philosophy!). That said, PhD recipients are able to engage in thought experiments, reason about problems, and solve problems in sophisticated ways.
A PhD is awarded after a student completes required coursework and research in his or her specified area of study. Offered at universities all over the world, this degree often takes at least four years to complete.
Norway, officially the Kingdom of Norway, is a Scandinavian unitary constitutional monarchy whose territory comprises the western portion of the Scandinavian Peninsula, Jan Mayen, the Arctic archipelago of Svalbard and the subantarctic Bouvet Island. Higher education in Norway is offered by a range of seven universities.
Porsgrunn is a city and a municipality in Norway’s country Telemark. The city is famous for offering affordable education. The colleges in this region offer quality education to both local and overseas students.
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USN offers a PhD in Research training in pedagogical resources and learning processes in kindergarten and school. The program was accredited in autumn 2012. [+]
This PhD is related to the areas of process technology, environmental technology and engineering cybernetics, with relevant applications within the field of technical-industrial process- and energy systems. [+]
The doctoral programme trains qualified candidates for research, teaching, dissemination and innovation work, and other activities where there is a requirement for scientific insight and an operational maritime focus. [+]
The PhD program seeks to bring academic research in marketing management closer to marketing management practice, thereby focusing research on topics that will generate new knowledge for real world problems. [+]
We do research on evolutionary processes in relation to the genetic structure and selection and human issues related to environmental impacts. [+]
A ph.d. in Culture Studies will provide you with insights and greater understanding of culture and the meanings of culture. [+]
The PhD program in Applied Micro- and Nanosystems educates scientists with broad knowledge in micro- and nano system technologies. This becomes an increasingly important part of our everyday life, in all sorts of "smart systems", as for example sensors integrated into mobile phones, equipment for medical diagnosis, for monitoring the environment and for instrumentation in industrial processes. [+]