Doctoral thesis at CSIC

Although the CSIC does not have a doctoral school nor has the capacity to teach university degrees, nearly 4,000 doctoral theses were defended in the last 4 years, directed by CSIC researchers.


Nearly 4,000 doctoral theses were defended in the last 4 years, being directed by CSIC researchers.


The role of CSIC researchers as directors of doctoral thesis is significant since they are the maximum responsibles for the coherence and suitability of the training activities, the impact and novelty in the doctoral thesis’ field of study, the guidance in the planning and its adaptation and, in some cases, for other projects and activities required by the PhD candidate.