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.


News

2021.08.24 | PhD students

PhD workshop: How To Get Published

The five Graduate Schools at Aarhus University are hosting a joint PhD course focusing on publication strategies and the writing of a good scientific abstract. The course will bring together PhD students from all disciplines. Find it under 'Courses for PhD Students'.

The PhD survey 2021 shows high quality in the PhD education but also challenges with job satisfaction. Photo: AU Foto, Lars Kruse.

2021.07.07 | PhD students

PhD survey

PhD survey shows high quality in the PhD programme despite challenges.

Starting on Monday 10 May, many PhD students will be able to come to campus to study in their PhD offices and group rooms. AU Photo, Jesper Rais.

2021.05.07 | PhD students

More PhD students can return to campus

Starting on Monday 10 May, some PhD students can return to their PhD offices and group rooms on campus.