Training activities

The PhD programmes include research training that is both transferrable and specific to the area of each programme and consists of both compulsory and optional activities.

All the activities that the PhD student must complete are recorded in an activities document, but in any case there are compulsory activities that must be completed in the first academic years. It may also include transferrable activities offered by the same university.

Other professional who are not PhD holders may participate in these activities as long as they hold a relevant qualification in the corresponding area.

You can also do other mobility, under the Erasmus programme, both studies and internships. Check the information in the corresponding links.

To include these activities in your academic record, please check this video (click on the subtitle icon at the bottom right corner).

The programmed activities for this PhD are as follows:
  • Training in research. Obligatory activities includes: attendance at seminars or talks given by experts in the field of knowledge; participation in internal research group seminars. Optional activities are: the production of a research article sent to a high impact scientific journal; research period in national or foreign centres; participation in methodological specialisation workshops and courses: project management course. 
  • Training in the dissemination and publication of research results. Optional activities include: participation in symposia for young researchers; presentation of a paper (oral or poster) at a national or international conference; presentation of a paper at a departmental seminar.
  • Training in mobility and scientific exchange. Optional activities include: participation in collaboration meetings between different research groups; participation in summer schools.
  • Teaching collaboration. Obligatory activities include: giving a seminar about the research project. Optional activities include: collaborating in teaching tasks.