Faculty of Law

Want to become a doctoral student?

The strong research environment at the Faculty is an important requirement for our popular education model. Want to be part of this dynamic environment for a few years? Welcome to apply to our doctoral education!

Doctoral Education

A doctoral degree in law is the highest possible educational degree in Sweden. At Juridicum a doctoral education is offered in 15 research topics and nine private law subfields. The programme, which is of very high quality, prepares you for qualified positions in academia, industry, government and society in general.

Detailed information is provided in the general study plan regarding the purpose and contents of the doctoral education. In addition, details about the eligibility requirements are provided for those wishing to apply for doctoral studies, as well as the rules relating to supervision, follow-up, financing and examination.

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