PhD information

The PhD programme in political science covers the following sub-disciplines: comparative politics, international relations, public administration and management, public policy, political sociology, political theory, and methods. 

This page is meant for supervisors and students already enrolled in our PhD programme.

Survival kit for PhDs

This document contains practical information about being a PhD student at the Department of Political Science, arranged roughly according to order of the phases of the PhD and grouped into related areas.


PhD Events

Fri 27 Nov
14:15-16:00 | Aud. A 1 (1333/101)
PhD Defence: Only In It for Power and Wealth? Investigating Dictators’ Motives
Matilde Tofte Thorsen will defend her PhD dissertation

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2020.11.17 | PhD students

UNIVERSITY ELECTIONS 2020 – SEE THE RESULTS

This year’s university elections are over. The votes have been counted and the victorious candidates informed. This year’s turnout was 16% which is lower than previous years. It is assessed that the coronavirus is the primary reason for this.

2020.10.08 | PhD students

Stand for the university elections

In November, elections will be held at AU. You can vote for the candidate you want to represent you or you can stand for election yourself to your academic council, board of studies and your PhD committee. If you would like to put your name forward for election, you can do so from 19 October until 23 October.

Photo: AU Photo, Lars Kruse

2020.09.03 | PhD students

The university election - Your vote counts!

The university elections will take place 9 - 12 November 2020.

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AU elections – thank you for voting