PhD Programs

Skoltech gives its PhD students the opportunity to earn a PhD degree by completing a Skoltech doctoral program and defending a PhD Thesis, summarizing the research work performed during their doctoral studies.

The Skoltech PhD degree is conferred based on the PhD Defense Jury’s decision, and following the candidate’s PhD Thesis Defense.

The degrees are awarded in the fields of knowledge determined by Skoltech and are directly linked to the relevant doctoral programs. There are currently seven doctoral programs available at Skoltech: