After the public examination of the dissertation, the opponent gives the faculty a written statement about the dissertation, and you have the opportunity to submit a rejoinder to the opponent’s statement. The faculty approves or rejects the doctoral dissertation and decides the possible grade.
Applying for a Doctoral Degree
You can apply for the degree with Application form for doctoral degree certificate– form (requires UEF login) after the doctoral dissertation along with all other studies needed to complete the degree is recorded in the study attainment register.
Time of delivery for the certificate is about 3 weeks from the time the last study unit or module is recorded in the study register. NB! During holidays and busy periods, such as at the end of the calendar or academic years, the time of delivery may be longer than mentioned above.
Access rights after the graduation
Information about ending of the access rights can be found on the webpages of the IT-services > I have or have had a UEF username.