Institute for Interdisciplinary Research

PhD courses

The Institute for Interdisciplinary Research of the University of Coimbra is a Research and Education unit of the University of Coimbra for the promotion of research and advanced interdisciplinary education, that encourages the crossing of knowledge and of team building of different areas, in order to assure international recognition of the scientific research of the UC. IT is the mission of the IIIUC to promote PhD courses either independently or in collaboration with Faculties, its R&D unit members, other national or international R&D centers based on research activities of interdisciplinary nature.

The IIIUC promotes the following PhD courses with interdisciplinary purpose:
Experimental Biology and Biomedicine(Applications are open | 2017/2018)
Contemporary Studies(Applications are open | 2017/2018)
Cultural Heritage of Portuguese Influence 
Territory, Risk and Public Policies 
History of Science and Scientific Education(Applications are open | 2017/2018)
Human Rights in Contemporary Societies(Applications are open | 2017/2018)

 Important information:
Norms and Procedures - PhD Juries Constitution
Norms and Procedures - Juries Constitution for PhD Thesis Project
Vacancies 2016/2017
Applications Calendar 2016/2017
Jointly Supervised PhD