Луганський національний університет імені Тараса Шевченка


Doctoral and postgraduate studies, which have been functioning in the State Institution “Luhansk Taras Shevchenko National  University” since 1965, is a form of training of scientific and pedagogical personnel of the highest qualification.


State Institution
“Luhansk Taras Shevchenko National University”
admission to doctoral and postgraduate courses for 2017

  • Rules for admission to postgraduate study for obtaining a Ph.D. degree (DOWNLOAD)
  • Rules for admission to doctoral studies for the degree of Doctor of Science (DOWNLOAD)

Candidate examinations (for persons enrolled before 2016) are held within the framework of the session twice a year:

  • Autumn session – from October 10 to October 30 (documents are accepted from September 1 to September 20)
  • Spring session – from May 10 to May 31 (documents are accepted from March 15 to April 15).

Documents provided for the passing of the candidate examinations:

  • a statement addressed to the Rector;
  • a copy of the higher education document;
  • an extract from the protocol of the meeting of the department on the approval of the topic of scientific research (for the delivery of a foreign language);
  • abstracts on philosophy, foreign language;
  • Additional program for passing the exam by profession.



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