The PhD forms the third cycle of official university studies and leads to the acquisition of skills and competences related to quality academic research.
As a minimum requirement PhD students at the UAB are guaranteed the acquisition of basic competences through compulsory activities and their own research, with an annual evaluation of their training and the progress of the thesis, and a final assessment through the presentation and defence of the PhD thesis. The basic competences are the following:
Obtaining the qualification offers the PhD student great professional capacity in different areas and especially in those that require creativity and innovation. PhD candidates should also have acquired personal capacities and skills to:
The Graduate UAB's course catalogue offers a wide range of UAB Masters, graduate diplomas, PhD's and graduate courses aimed at training
the kind of professionals and researchers sought after by the most innovative economic and social sectors. UAB graduate degrees and graduate
courses: an investment in your professional career guaranteed by the international prestige of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona.