Graduation Requirements

After completion of required coursework (two core courses and six elective courses with a total of 60 ECTS course credits) and successfully passing the qualifying examination, the students may advance to candidacy. A doctoral committee will be established once candidacy has been attained. Each Ph.D. candidate must conduct research of sufficient originality, publish a journal article in SCI and prepare and defend (oral examination) a dissertation covering canditdate’s graduate work.