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PhDPolitical Sciences

Application fee €100.00 one-time

Payable within 2 weeks from the application submission by transferring it to the KTU bank account. Details will be provided during application.

Course code 02S
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Field of science of Political Sciences (02S)

Right for Doctoral Studies in this filed of science has been granted for Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) together with The General Jonas Zemaitis Military Academy of Lithuania, Klaipėda University, and Vytautas Magnus University. the coordinating institution is Vytautas Magnus University.
PhD Programme in Political Sciences is carried out at Kaunas University of Technology in the field of Public Policy and Administration. The programme is implemented with the General Jonas Žemaitis Military Academy of Lithuania, Klaipėda University and Vytautas Magnus University. Therefore, research topics can also fall into the fields proposed by the partner institutions, for example, political theory, political communication, comparative politics, and international relations.
Candidates to the doctoral studies in Political Sciences are admitted under procedure of open competition with a prerequisite of a master’s degree or equivalent qualification.
Doctoral studies develop individual research skills, creativity, widen the scope of theoretical knowledge and practical experience while solving the chosen research problems.

Programme structure

PhD applicants have to choose one (or max. two) of the following dissertation topics:

Apply now! Fall semester 2017/18
Application start
Jul 1, 2017
Application deadline
Aug 22, 2017 23:59 (GMT)
applications not accepted yet
Studies commence
Oct 1, 2017

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States