Doctoral Management- Administrative procedures
European or International distinction in Doctorate’s degree
- ITEM: procedure by which students can be included on the obverse of the qualification of doctor the distinction of "Europeus Doctor" or " International Doctor", if are fulfilled the requirements set out in the relevant regulations.
|Who||The doctoral student|
|Where||At the secretary's office of the corresponding department.|
|When||When the thesis is deposited|
|How||By presenting the following documents:
a) Part of the doctoral thesis, at least the summary and the conclusions, must have been written and submitted in an official language of the European Union (for the European label) or in an usual language for scientific communication of it knowledge area, other than one of the official languages of Spain (for the International label).
In the case of the International distinction, this regulation is not applied when the stages, reports and experts come from a Spanish speaking country.
b) The thesis must have received a report from at least two experts belonging to a higher education institution or research institute from a member state of the European Union other than Spain (for European label) or not Spanish (for International label).
c) The examination panel responsible for evaluating the thesis must contain at least one expert belonging to a higher education institution or research institute from a member state of the European Union other than Spain (for European label) or not Spanish (for International label). This person must hold the degree of doctor and not be the person responsible for the study visit abroad or one of the experts who drafted the written report (for European label) or must hold the degree of doctor and not be the person responsible for the study visit abroad (for International label).
d) The oral examination must be held at the university in which the doctoral student is registered (for the European label).
In the case of the International distinction, the oral examination could be held in the own university, or in university research institutions affiliated to the URV, or in the case of join doctoral programmes, in any of the participating universities according to the collaboration agreement.
|Deposit for the issuance of the doctoral degree certificate with the European or International Distinction of Doctor|
|Who||The doctoral student|
|Where||At the secretary's office of the centre / Postgraduate and Doctoral School|
|When||After the defence of the thesis and at the same time as the deposit is made for the issuance of the doctoral degree certificate.|
|How||Checking the Doctor Europeus or International Doctor box of the doctoral certificate application form|