Doctoral School

The University School of Doctoral Studies started working in the academic year 2011/2012, with the introduction of a new concept of third cycle studies - doctoral studies at the University "Ss. Cyril and Methodius”in Skopje.

Doctoral studies at "Ss. Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje are realized in accordance with the rules of the Bologna Process and the European Credit Transfer System that enables their international recognition and the opportunity for interdisciplinary scientific research.

The study programs for doctoral studies cover a large number of scientific fields in all scientific research areas, i.e. first-level scientific research fields according to the International Frascati Manual:
  • Natural and Mathematical Sciences;
  • Technical-Technological Sciences;
  • Medical Sciences and Health;
  • Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences;
  • Social Sciences;
  • Humanities and
  • Arts

Part of the doctoral studies are organized as interdisciplinary study programs as well. More nits of the University "Ss. Cyril and Methodius” in Skopje take part in them.

Doctoral studies aim at:
  • promotion of the scientific research, artistic and professional work of the University "Ss. Cyril and Methodius ”in Skopje;
  • transferring knowledge to new generations;
  • training of staff who will independently conduct original scientific research;
  • developing new technologies and art projects and
  • international promotion of the University "Ss. Cyril and Methodius ”in Skopje.