The Doctoral School of the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC) offers grants to take the doctoral studies in each new intake of any of the three doctoral programmes. The UOC - Doctoral School grants for completing doctoral theses involve exclusive dedication by the student and their physical presence at the University's facilities.

The maximum duration of the grants is four years and the must be renewed annually. This renewal is on the condition of the student receiving the grant achieving their learning and research objectives. These objectives include the completion of the organized period of research in a maximum of three years and the undertaking of research work derived from the doctoral thesis.

The communication of the rules for renewal, and the rulings relating to their being awarded, is done by email to the research staff.

Calls Status Rules/ 
Rules and conditions for the UOC Grants, 2018/2019 call OPEN 2018/2019 rules

2018/19 resolution


Call for admission to Online Doctorate 2018/2019 OPEN Check the Admission section on the web

2018/19 resolution