The management

The graduate school management has the overall responsibility for the graduate school and the education of PhD students within the school’s research fields. 

Responsibilities

The graduate school management is responsible for maintaining and improving the quality of the PhD programmes and for ensuring an increase in the number of enrolments for the time being. These tasks are addressed in collaboration and consultation with the PhD committee.

In accordance with the Danish University Act, the graduate school management has the following responsibilities:

  • To appoint PhD supervisors in accordance with university rules and regulations.
  • To approve PhD students on the basis of recommendations by representatives of the academic staff on the PhD committee.
  • To plan the courses offered by the graduate school in consultation with the PhD committee.
  • To evaluate the graduate school’s activities on an ongoing basis in consultation with the PhD committee.