Ph.D. programme in artistic research

Programme length

3 years (full time)
180 credits

Language of Instruction

Norwegian/Swedish/Danish and English

The position

The PhD fellow position is a paid position at the academy (about 480 000NOK a year) and requires resicency in Norway for the period of employment (3 years).  

Application Deadline

The call will be publised December 1st. The application deadline for 2019 is February 1st. The candidates admitted to the programme will start September 1st.  

Programme Description

The Ph.D. programme in artistic research intends to secure high level artistic research and leads to expertise as Associate Professor. The programme offers a three-year position as Research Fellow to candidates who have completed the highest achievable art education (a terminal degree) within their subject area.

Curriculum for the Ph.D. programme in artistic research

Admission Requirements

The Ph.D. programme in artistic research  is open to candidates who have completed the highest art education within their subject area. An applicant who has not completed the highest level of higher education within the appropriate field, must document at least five years of professional praxis after having completed a relevant BA degree to be considered for admittance.

See all completed and ongoing projects on the Fellowship Programme.

The application must have a certain content and format. Read more about application requirements.

How to apply

The position posting will be published at under "Vacancies" by December 1st.


Birgitte Oppegaard Pollen

Birgitte Oppegaard Pollen

Academic Affairs and Research
Last updated: 30. November 2017