Research Education

Here the options for Research Education offered at the Department of Psychology are presented, follow the heading-links below for information on the different versions.


The PhD-education at the Department of Psychology is part of the Phd-programme at the Faculty of Social Sciences.

Student Research Programme

Our Student Research Programme gives the admitted students the opportunity to focus more deeply in a specific research area. The objective is to increase the recruitment of students from our departement into research and to facilitate an early PhD-degree. Future clinical psychologists can this way be integrated into research at an early stage.  

Further info in Norwegian only

Dual Competency Project

The Dual Competency Project (DK) is a recruitment programme aimed at providing clinical psychologists with documented competence in both research (PhD) and as a Clinical Specialist (Norwegian Psychological Association).

Further info in Norwegian only