The University approves 17 new PhD program adapted to the latest decree
February 18, 2013
The new academic calendar sets the start of the academic course on September 10
The Government Council of the University of Oviedo has approved 17 PhD program adapted to the current legislation. These programs will be given to the Social Council before being finally evaluated by the ANECA, before being implemented. Some of these PhD programs are the result of the merging of previous programs, while others have been adapted from previous ones or are brand new.
Accompanied by the Vice-Rector for Internationalization and Postgraduate Studies, Covadonga Bretón, and by the Vice-Rector for Teaching Staff and Academic Organization, Julio Antonio González, Rector Vicente Gotor informed of the main agreements of the University, which also approved the academic calendar. The Rector announced that the next academic year will begin on September 10.
Furthermore, the number of places available for Master's Degrees has been approved, and a maximum of five sub-directors or vice-deans has been set for the direction of faculties and schools. The center will need to have more than 600 students to be able to have more than one sub-director or vice-dean.
PhD Programs approved by the Government Council
PhD Program on Biogeosciences
PhD Program on Cellular and Molecular Biology
PhD Program on Biomedicine and Molecular Oncology
PhD Program on Education and Behavior Sciences
PhD Program on Health Sciences
PhD Program on Economy and Enterprise
PhD Program on Energy and Process Control
PhD Program on Gender, Culture and Diversity
PhD Program on History of Art and Musicology
PhD Program on IT
PhD Program on Chemical, Environmental and Bio-alimentary Engineering
PhD Program on Humanities Research
PhD Program on Materials
PhD Program on Physical and Analytical Chemistry
PhD Program on New Challenges of Law in a Globalized World
PhD Program on Synthesis and Chemical Reactivity
PhD Program on Sustainable Mining Technology and Modelization