The Doctoral School of the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya offers a programme of activities every semester. Activities may be workshops or seminars, which are aimed at doctoral students and research staff at the University, and oral examination or thesis dissemination events that are open to everyone who may be interested.

Doctoral programmes admission application calendar 2017/18

1st December 2016: Start of the call for grants and applications for the three doctoral programmes.

15th February 2017: Extended deadline for close of the call for applications.

15th May 2017: Resolution of the candidates who have been awarded a UOC grant.

1st June 2017: Resolution of the candidates admitted on to the programmes

Important dates

1 March 2017: Doctoral students who began their doctoral studies under Royal Decree 1393/2007, ie who began in 2012/13 or earlier, will have until 30 September 2017 to take their oral examination. They may submit their thesis until 1 March 2017.