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Published: 2020-05-06 13:11 | Updated: 2020-05-11 16:24

KI’s doctoral education are to be evaluated by the Swedish higher education authority

The Swedish Higher Education Authority (UKÄ) is evaluating doctoral education at all universities in Sweden in terms of how well they create the necessary conditions to ensure that all doctoral students are able to attain the degree outcomes.

KI has been informed that its doctoral education in the disciplines of physiology, dentistry, surgery and health care sciences will be evaluated. The notification in April was that this evaluation starts in the beginning av the new year.

On May 8, UKÄ announced that the evaluations of doctoral education in physiology, surgery and dentistry are postponed for an indefinite future as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. Doctoral education in the field of health care sciences will be evaluated in 2022.

More on the postponed evaluations on UKÄ’s webpage (in Swedish)

More on evaluation of doctoral education on UKÄ's webpage (in Swedish)