Information on the formal requirements when starting to write a PhD-thesis
Information on the 4-year PhD programme at Leiden University
Information on the 6-year PhD programme at Leiden University.
Doctoral students who do not have an employment position at Universiteit Leiden are known as ‘external PhD candidates’ (or ‘buitenpromovendi’ in Dutch).
Overview of financial arrangements for all PhD-candidates.
The PhD training programme for PhD candidates consists of courses and modules that train general academic skills and research skills.
On this page, PhD-candidates can find all the necessary information about different aspects and stages of your PhD-research, culminating in the public defense of your dissertation.