This PhD programme obtained the prestigious Mention for Excellence of the Ministry of Education for the RD 1393/2007, which enabled the program could be submitted to calls for mobility grants for students and teachers, and that had other advantages in public calls.
The PhD forms the third cycle of official university studies and leads to the acquisition of skills and competences related to quality academic research.
The PhD programme in History of Science aims to ensure that the PhD student has a broad and interdisciplinary overview of history of science. The general objectives are to prepare researchers and specialist lecturers in the history of science and to promote, encourage and stimulate lines of research related to history of science.
Catalan, English and Spanish.
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:
This PhD programme provides the following principal career options:
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Universitat de Barcelona
Associated departments or institutes:
Centre d'Història de la Ciència (CEHIC)
Institució Milà i Fontanals del Consell Superior d'Investigacions Científiques de Barcelona (IMF-CSIC)
Museu d'Història de la Medicina de Catalunya (MHMC)
Universitat Politécnica de Catalunya (UPC)
Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF)
Université Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris) (UPMC)
Universidad de Málaga (UMA)
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