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PhD research

PhD research is at the heart of what we do as a University. Around 2000 PhD candidates are involved in research and education at the UvA and around 400 doctorates are conferred each year. Two-thirds of these are in the Sciences or Medicine.
Information for applicants
Information for current PhD candidates
Documents and Forms
An overview of the documents, e.g. the doctorate regulations, and forms required for admission to and completion of the doctoral programme.
PhD contact information
Have a question or need more information? Find out which department you need to contact.