Step 2: Establishment of doctoral position

The second step in the admission process for supervisors at MedH is explained here.

Once the Green Light is approved (see Step 1), it's time for the supervisor to submit an application for the establishment of doctoral position.

Note! The application must be submitted to the Education Administrator for doctoral education two weeks prior to the meeting when decision is made.

Meetings are held once a month and the application for the Establishment of doctoral position is reviewed by the Board of doctoral education at MedH. 

Steps for the Establishment of doctoral position

1. The supervisor completes the form Establishment of doctoral position*

*If it concerns a clinical PhD student (employed by Region Stockholm) the Head of the clinic needs to sign the financing plan
*For PhD students employed by other employer than Region Stockholm, an agreement between KI/external part is mandatory before admission.
*Approved application for KID funding may be attached to the application for Establishment of doctoral position.

Note! It is possible to claim exemption from advertising the doctoral position. The claim for exemption needs to be clearly motivated in the form.

2. The supervisor submits the application to the Education Administrator for doctoral education at MedH, Ulrika Markne.

3. The approved establishment of doctoral position will be provided by Ulrika Markne.

Establishment of doctoral position meetings, Autumn semester 2022

The application must be submitted no later than 14 working days before the meeting.

  • 25 August
  • 29 September
  • 27 October
  • 24 November
  • 22 December

Contact details Research education Committee at MedH.

The application is approved by Head of Department, Head of Administration and the Director of Doctoral education at MedH.