A Targeted Approach
We offer the best training activities, access to research groups, the use of cutting-edge technologies, quality and personalized teaching.
Lines of Investigation – results orientated
Access to Research Groups – located at the Faculty of Sciences, CICA, INIBIC,…
Student Mobility and internationalization – is one of our main priorities, promoting international doctorates and collaborating with foreign groups
See the page of each doctorate to know further what we offer, the lines of research, access to research groups, training activities …
PhD in Cellular and Molecular Biology
With the collaboration of the Institute of Biomedical Research of A Coruña (INIBIC), it aims to train on methodological and instrumental skills to develop research projects in Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Genetics, Microbiology, Plant Physiology and Biomedicine.
PhD in Advanced Biotechnology
Innovation is essential in both environmental and industrial biotechnology for sustainable production of products (chemicals, fuels, etc.) and enable novel bioprocesses. The Advanced Biotechnology doctorate program provides original research in the biotechnology field.
PhD in Environmental Science and Technology
Humanity faces immense and urgent challenges: climate change and global warming, environmental damage, biodiversity loss, population growth…
With the expansion of green industries, jobs in the sector are in high demand, a PhD degree in Environmental Science and Technology will give you many career options.
PhD in Neuroscience and Clinical Psychology
This PhD Programme has the aim of train researchers in the fields of basic and applied Neuroscience, Clinical Psychology and Psychiatry, with an interdisciplinary approach. With this perspective, the programme includes researchers from differente knowledge areas from the fields of Neurobiology, Cognitive Neuroscience, Clinical and Health Psychology and Psychiatry.
PhD in Environmental and Fundamental Chemistry
Currently, chemistry is an extremely versatile field within science and technology areas. In a complex and changing world, chemistry and the chemical sciences are essential. With a PhD in chemistry you will get so many transferable skills that may be difficult to decide which path to follow, but you will never be short of options.
PhD in Nanomedicine
A PhD program unique in Spain. Access to leading research centers of the three Galician universities, University of Santiago de Compostela (leading university of this PhD), University of Vigo and University of A Coruña, as: CICA-INIBIC, CIMUS, CIQUS, NANOMAG, CINBIO, INL and Galician Public Foundation for Genomic Medicine.
FACULTY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF A CORUÑA
Our wide research areas combine basic and applied research work, to promote both knowledge and its real application in business environments. We encompass the following fields: genetics, biochemistry, microbiology, cell biology, ecology, plant biology, animal biology, fundamental chemistry, physics, environmental chemistry and earth sciences.
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Life in A Coruña
Enjoy learning in our network of Scientific Museums, practice your favorite sports in an unbeatable environment, participate in the hustle and bustle of a small city where you have absolutely everything: exhibitions, workshops, monuments, theater and film cycles, nightlife…