PhD training in Soil Science
The department of Soil and Environment offers PhD training in Soil Science. A PhD program is four years (240 hp) of which the major part (195 hp) consist of individual research and writing of a PhD thesis. To be eligible for a PhD training in Soil Science an MSc (or a magister) in Soil Science is required. PhD candidate positions are advertised at SLUs page for vacant positions.
In order to enhance the quality in graduate education the department is a joint organizer of the graduate school Focus on Soils and Water in collaboration with other departments at SLU.
More information on post-graduate education at SLU can be found on both the external and internal web.