Toolbox for doctoral candidates

Whether you’re contemplating a joint PhD or about to embark on one, this toolbox provides you with information to help your decision making and to navigate through the beginning of your journey.  Choose a topic below to find out more.

In the toolbox, the term ‘programme’ has been used, but please bear in mind that the design of a programme can vary greatly between institutions and individual doctoral trajectories.

Why choose a joint international PhD?

Choosing your research    and places of study

Programme information

How to work succesfully with your supervisors

Practical information for your relocation

Research, skills enhancement and career development

Experience of a joint international programme