Get your PhD at the Department of Information Technology.
All our PhD students are paid employees. This means that to become a PhD student, you should first apply for an open PhD position and then apply for admission to PhD studies.
PhD positions are advertised when funding is available, at both it.uu.se and uu.se. A PhD position is limited to five or four years of full time, depending on whether teaching duties are included or not. The PhD education itself covers 240 credits, which corresponds to four years of full-time coursework and research.
PhD Studies at the Department of Information Technology
In 2017, there was a national evaluation of PhD education in the subject of Computer Science (the other PhD subjects at our department are listed in the white box to the right): our submitted self-evaluation (in Swedish).
with specialisation in database technology
with specialisation in computer science education research
with specialisation in computer communication
with specialisation in human-computer interaction (Swedish only)
with specialisation in embedded systems
Computerised Image Processing
with specialisation in automatic control
with specialisation in signal processing
with specialisation in systems analysis
with specialisation in numerical analysis