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Doctoral education

A programme consisting of four years' full-time study and 240 credits, which leads to a doctorate. A licentiate degree consists of 120 credits and two years' full-time study. In order to be accepted for doctoral studies, you must have completed basic university education, with at least one year at second-cycle level. A doctoral student gains a deeper insight into their subject in their doctoral studies. A doctoral thesis constitutes at least 120 credits of doctoral studies (80 for a licentiate degree).

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Here are the activities for the Research School Organism Biology. The list will be updated regularly with new activities. Autumn 2022 Frontiers in post-genome studies, 5 ECTS Sep 26 th to Oct 14 th

Lic Malin Teräväinen

Field selection and behaviour of greylag goose-implications for crop damage prevention charlotta.eriksson@slu.se Malin Teräväinen holds her licentiat seminar about "Field selection and behaviour

Doctoral theses

There are several theses published at SLU relevant for CGD. A selection of these are listed below. The theses are available from the SLU library. Click on the titles to find links to full texts as

Doctoral education

The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) is one of Sweden’s top research universities and offers an extensive range of research degrees. Our doctoral students are part of a supportive

PhD course broadens our perspectives on sustainable development

Many parts of the world are losing their wild animal species rapidly. At the same time, other parts of the world experience conflicts such as damage to crops and forests, as the number of wildlife

SILVA PhD Course - Monitoring Biodiversity for Science and Conservation

SILVA PhD course - Monitoring Biodiversity for Science and Conservation navinder.singh@slu.se SILVA – Faculty of Forest Sciences Research School Umeå Free nasi

Communicating Forests and Land-Use Research in Popular Science.

SILVA PhD course: Communicating Forests and Land-Use Research in Popular Science. dimitris.athanassiadis@slu.se Popular science is about the way scientific research is interpreted and shared with a

Doctoral and Licentiate Studies

We train doctors and licentiates to become researchers with high international competence in Forest Resource Management, Technology and Mathematical Statistics. The training is four and two years

Sustainable systems for food, energy and biomaterials

agnes.soto@slu.se medium Sustainable systems for food, energy and biomaterials (SSFEB) Our research school aims to offer broad knowledge and insight in the technical, environmental, economic and

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Other activities

Our activities include seminars, workshops and field trips that aim to enrich our students knowledge and promote networking with other researchers, society and industry. Go back to the SSFEB main

Postdoktor i modellering av skogsskötsel och skogsbränder

SLU is one of the world’s highest ranked universities in several subject areas and is ranked #1 in forestry (CWUR). At our centre we carry out research, teaching and dissemination of scientific