The PhD programme at the Norwegian Academy of Music is a three-year research education of 180 credits with specialization in one of the following three areas:
- Performance Practice
- Music Education
- Music Therapy
The programme is comprise of a PhD training component of 40 credits (including doctoral courses in Philosophy of Science, Research Methods and Ethics), and an individual research project with doctoral dissertation of 140 credits. Successful completion of the training component is a prerequisite for submission of the doctoral dissertation for evaluation.
Activities and guidelines for PhD candidates (Norwegian site).