NOVA PhD Courses
NOVA offers annually about 20 PhD courses in a wide range of subject areas within the disciplines of life sciences.
A NOVA PhD course is arranged by a network of Nordic teachers and researchers and on many courses non-Nordic world leading experts are invited as guest teachers. All NOVA funded PhD courses have went through a quality control and the funding from NOVA ensures that sufficient resources are allocated the course.
NOVA courses are open to everyone with the required background, but PhD students from NOVA member institutions are prioritised in the admission. MSc students from the NOVA members can after approval of the course organizers also be accepted to the course.
Information on the individual courses are given on the links below.
Course fee and accommodation For students registered at any of the NOVA member institutions, NOVA PhD courses are free of charge and includes accommodation and meals. Travel costs are not covered by NOVA.
Students from other universities are welcome if place is available, but must pay course fee and accommodation.Students from other Nordic universities and from any of the BOVA members are relieved from course fee.
Admission is handled by respective course administrator - e-mail address is found in course information.
"...I can take my own data and start analysing directly. Also many thanks for the social events and networking."
Statistical Methods in Animal Breeding, 2009
"The course was excellent! The timing and quality of field trips in the middle of the theoretical lectures really worked well. "
Soil Degradation, Erosion and Restoration, 2008
"Nicely organized, enthusiastic teachers."
Clinical-and Biomedical Research, 2008