The doctoral degree programmes are three-year courses leading to the degree philosophiae doctor (PhD).
NMBU has ten PhD programmes:
- Science and Technology
- Environmental Sciences
- Ecology and Natural Resource Management
- Economics and Business
- International Environment and Development Studies
- Society, Development and Planning
- Veterinary Sciences
- Animal and Aquacultural Sciences
- Plant Sciences
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NMBU has a total of approximately 550 PhD candidates.