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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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Dissertation Shirin Karim

Peatland hydrology in boreal Sweden: Modelling, long-term data analysis, and experimental rewetting charlotta.bergstrom@slu.se Shirin Karim defends her thesis "Peatland hydrology in boreal Sweden:

Diss Lukas Hallberg

Floodplain remediation in agricultural streams : improved process understanding for reduced eutrophication charlotta.eriksson@slu.se Lukas Hallberg defends his thesis "Floodplain remediation in

Diss Stefan Skoglund

Population regulatory processes in the Baltic salmon (Salmo salar) charlotta.eriksson@slu.se Stefan Skoglund defends his thesis "Population regulatory processes in the Baltic salmon (Salmo salar)


Call to attend conferences related to breeding The SLU Breeding Network announces a special call to support SLU researchers and students in attending conferences related to animal or plant breeding

GS-VMAS Planned activities

Here you may find an overview of planned activities such as workshops and seminars within GS-VMAS. Upcoming acitivities are announced via the web, in the VHC coffe rooms and via mail to doktorand-VH.

Post graduate education

We educate doctoral student within the subject areas environmental science, environmental science (environmental chemistry), and ecology. Since 1997,more than 60 doctoral theses and ten licentiate

Forest Damage - Monitoring and enviromental assessment

The next PhD student course on “Monitoring and environmental assessment” will start in March. The objective of the course is to provide the students with a basic understanding of environmental

Postgraduate education

The Department of Forest Mycology and Plant Pathology offers PhD training in the doctoral education subject Biology at the Faculty of Forest Sciences, and in Biology, and Biology with specialization

SILVA 3rd doctoral student conference

SILVA: 3rd doctoral student conference dimitris.athanassiadis@slu.se SILVA is happy to welcome you to the 3rd doctoral student conference of the Faculty of Forest Sciences that will take place

GS-VMAS Course organiser guide

What do you as a course organiser need to do before/after the course? Who to address in different matters? Who handles what? Here is a guide to what you need to know. (för guide på svenska, byt språk

Dissertation Petter Öhrn

Carbon castles vs. beetle-fungus armies: phenology of the spruce bark beetle and Norway spruce resistance in times of climate change charlotta.bergstrom@slu.se Petter Öhrn defends his thesis "

Applied practicies

If you are taking the Natural Resources Program – Biology and Soils (Naturresursprogrammet - biologi och mark) or the BSc Program – Biology and Environmental Science (Kandidatprogrammet - biologi och