PhD at the Faculty of Humanities – University of Copenhagen


The PhD School at the Faculty of Humanities offers a wide range of high quality PhD courses and enrols approximately 60 PhD students each year. About 180 PhD students and more than 300 professors and supervisors are affiliated with the PhD School.


Lecture by Sune Auken

Read the presentation The Power of PhD Education (pdf) given by Head of PhD School Sune Auken at the University of Helsinki on the 7th of February 2014.

Organize courses and workshops

PhD students and researchers at the faculty of humanities can organize seminars, workshops, courses and conferences for PhD students.

The activity must be ects approved by the PhD Committee and you can apply for funding via the PhD School.

In order to find out more, please look at the relevant application forms and guidelines at the PhD Committee's website.

For further information, please contact your local PhD coordinator

PhD Supervisor Training

The PhD School at the Faculty of Humanities offers a course in PhD Supervision for all PhD Supervisors on August 23-25th, 2017

Read more about the PhD Supervisor Training.


See the current calls for PhD scholarships that are available at the Faculty of Humanities. Read more 

For International PhD Students

Find information relevant for future and current international PhD Students at the Faculty of Humanities.