Information for PhD applicants at NMBU

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Eligibility requirements:

  • In order to be admitted, the candidate must fulfill the requirements for admission to PhD education at NMBU. The candidate must have a relevant education equivalent to a five-year Master's degree program with 120 credits at masters level.
  • The applicant must have a strong academic background from previous studies, and be able to document good knowledge in English, both written and oral.
  • For more detailed information on admission criteria, see "Regulations for PhD Degree at the NMBU" and "PhD programme description" for the current PhD programme.

Remuneration and conditions of employment:

  • The position placed in the occupational code 1017 Fellow, pay framework 20 (wage grade 51-62). Fellowships are normally placed in grade 54 (NOK 479 600, -)
  • There is seniority promotion in the position.
  • The employment is in accordance with current national guidelines for employment as a PhD fellow at universities and colleges.
  • The PhD Fellowship position has a fixed term contract.

General information for those who apply for positions at NMBU.

It is assumed that the successful candidate enters an approved programme for a PhD degree and that the work will be planned with a view to completing a doctorate during the stated fixed term period.

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