Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet

Doctoral education

The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) is one of Sweden’s top research universities, with an extensive range of research degrees on offer.  As a doctoral student, you will be a part of a supportive research community and an exciting and challenging research culture.


To be a doctoral student

The purpose of SLU’s doctoral programme is to offer an education in research that nurtures and promotes the development of independent research skills in candidates. 



How does the admission process work? What is required of a prospective doctoral student?