This website provides an overview of PhD courses in the social science subjects offered at Norwegian universities. The website is a result of a national project on national coordination of PhD courses within the Social Sciences, initiated by the National Conference of Faculties of the Social Sciences. 

About the website

The project partners post information about their PhD courses on this website.

The projects partners consist of the Social Science Faculties at the following universities in Norway, as well as the Faculty of Educational Science at the University of Oslo:

  • Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
  • University of Agder (UiA)
  • University of Bergen (UiB)
  • NORD University (NORD)
  • University of Oslo (UiO)
  • University of Stavanger (UiS)
  • UiT - The Arctic University of Norway (UiT)

Other institutions who wish to announce their PhD courses on the website, may contact the website coordinator.


About the project

The main aim of the project is to establish a joint platform for the announcement of PhD courses in the Social Sciences. The project is funded by the Ministry of Education and Research.

More information about this project and former work on national coordination of the PhD education in Norway may be found under the tab Resources.

Published Aug. 1, 2011 10:51 AM - Last modified Mar. 13, 2018 1:17 PM