General syllabus

The general syllabus for Ph.D. studies in political science is decided on by the Faculty of Social Sciences at Stockholm University. General regulations regarding Ph.D. studies can be found in the Higher Education Ordinance (Högskoleförordningen). Ph.D. studies are offered to the extent that available resources allow.

In the syllabus you will find information about the learning objectives, eligibility and prerequisites, the admission procedure, the content and structure of the education, and so on

General syllabus for PhD studies (174 Kb)

(Adopted by the Faculty of Social Sciences on 2012-04-03. Date of latest revision: 2018-01-23.)


Implementing regulations

In the implementing regulations for Ph.D. studies you will for example find information about the courses, supervising, thesis work and funding.

The implementing regulations were adopted by the Board of the Department 2017-05-02.

Implementation regulations (362 Kb)


Other rules and regulations