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PhD studies at INES

A part of the CGB post-graduate programme

The post-graduate studies at the Department of Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science (INES) and at the Department of Geology together form the post-graduate programme at the Centre for Geobiosphere Sciences (CGB). Studies follow one of four main subjects: Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science, Geographical Information Science, Lithosphere and Paleobiosphere Sciences and Quaternary Sciences.

General information

The faculty website contains a lot of information about all steps from admission as a post-graduate student to examination:

INES-specific information

The way of implementation of faculty rules and regulations varies between departments. Below are some links with specific information for INES PhD students, supervisors and department representatives (IR:s):

Resources for PhD students