PhD studies

The decree of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine № 389 of 8.04.2016 and the decision of the State Accreditation Commission (protocol No. 3/2 of 08 April 2016) have authorized Alfred Nobel University to provide the following PhD directions of training:

  • 015 – Professional Education,
  • 051 – Economics,
  • 073 – Management,
  • 076 – Entrepreneurship, Commerce and Marketplace Trading.

The Examining Board 08.120.01 for PhD defence in Economics deals with the following programmes:

  • 08.00.04 – Economics and Management of Enterprises;
  • 08.00.03 – Economics and Management of National Economy.

The Examining Board efficiency from 2010 to 2016 is confirmed by 47 succesful defences (16 theses were defended by teachers and 31 by students).

The Examining Board 08.120.02 for PhD defence in Pedagogy deals with the programme:

  • 13.00.04 – Theory and Methods of Professional Education.

The Examining Board efficiency from 2015 to 2016 is confirmed by 10 succesful defences.


Eligibility: the programmes are available to students holding a Master's degree

Duration of studies: 4 years.

Mode of study: full-time or extramural.

Entrance examinations:
  • examination in the chosen programme;
  • examination in the English language equal to B2 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

Entrants, who have the certificate confirming the knowledge of English (TOEFL, International English Language Testing System, Сambridge English Language Assessment) are eligible for English language exam exemption.

Students who wish to enroll in another programme, instead of that specified in their diploma may be required to undertake some additional examinations.

Entrance examinations can also be conducted in the form of interview.

Results of each examination are measured using the 100-point grading scale.

Each examination is valid during 1 calendar year. Exam repetition is not allowed. 

Admission

Once you have decided to study at Alfred Nobel University follow the steps below to receive your invitation:

  1. Fill in and submit this application form
  2. Print out and fill in the application-consent for collecting and processing your personal data
  3. Make scanned copies of your national passport and education documents
  4. Send the documents from steps 2 and 3 to our e-mail (int_edu_center2@duan.edu.ua)
  5. We will inform you when your invitation is ready.

To enroll at Alfred Nobel University, you may be requested to provide us (int_edu_center2@duan.edu.ua) with the following set of documents:

  • the original document of education and its copy with the transcript of grades for subjects learned that should be notarized in the country of issuance, legalized by corresponding Ukrainian authority and translated into Ukrainian
  • supplement to the original document of education and its copy with the transcript of grades for subjects learned that should be notarized in the country of issuance, legalized by corresponding Ukrainian authority and translated into Ukrainian
  • official transcript issued by foreign/Ukrainian institution that should be notarized in the country of issuance, legalized by corresponding Ukrainian authority and translated into Ukrainian (starting from the second year of study the official transcript is given in case of transfer or repeated admission of a student)
  • research proposal
  • notarized copy of passport with translation into Ukrainian
  • health insurance policy
  • 4 photos (3х4 cm).

Contact information:

Center of International Education

Address: Naberezhna Sicheslavska str., 18 Dnipro, Ukraine

Tel.: +38 (056) 791-19-21

E-mail: int_edu_center2@duan.edu.ua

PhD studies