The University of Coruña was founded under the Galician Universities Law 11/1989 on July 20th, 1989. The Constituent Assembly passed the University Statutes on the February 4th, 1992and these were published in the Official Bulletin (DOG) on September 17th, 1992.

The University of Coruña is territorially situated in the Campus of Coruña and the Campus of Ferrol.

The University of Coruña is a public institution whose primary objective is the generation, management and dissemination of culture and scientific, technological and professional knowledge through the development of research and teaching.

The University of Coruña conceives its essential purpose as a quality public service aimed at achieving greater levels of welfare for the group of the society through the pursuit of social, scientific and technological advances in a framework of ethical values. Part of its mission is the formation of an open, critical, democracy and solidarity citizenship, capable of analyzing reality, diagnose problems, formulate and implement solutions based in knowledge and oriented to the common good.

The University of Coruña explicitly expresses its commitment to the study and the integral development of Galicia, its social, cultural and linguistic identity, and it will promote its full integration into the European Higher Education and the projection in Latin America. The University of Coruña Foundation, a private charitable and academic foundation, has been created in order to provide the University with permanent social support.

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Mission Statement

The role of the University of Coruña is to aid the cultural, social and economic progress of society through the encouragement, management and dissemination of cultural, scientific, technological and professional creation. Its mission is to deliver high-quality, Galician public service.

Central to that mission is the education of open, knowledgeable, critical, engaged, democratic and cooperative citizens, with a strong sense of solidarity and the ability to analyse their reality, identify problems, and propose and implement solutions based on knowledge and understanding and the common good.

As part of its duty of service to society, the University is committed to:

  • The creation, development, communication and critical analysis of science, technology and culture.
  • Preparing students for professional life through the teaching of scientific and artistic knowledge and practice.
  • The transfer, dissemination and promotion of knowledge for the advancement of culture, quality of life and economic development.
  • The dissemination of knowledge and culture through University outreach and lifelong learning.

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Vision

Looking ahead to 2020, UDC aspires to:

  • Establish strong connections with the whole community, in order to understand its needs and respond to the changes taking place in our society.
  • Collaborate with all social partners and public and private bodies to examine, identify and provide solutions to the challenges facing our society.
  • Open up channels of active solidarity, with a strong commitment to environmental protection and sustainable development through innovation.

The University will continue to:

  • Offer training and education tailored to the present and future needs of our society, and adapt that learning to the individual developmental needs of each student through the promotion of effective, innovative teaching methods to guarantee the acquisition of the abilities and competencies demanded by our degrees.
  • Help students to develop skills that enhance their employability at a local, national and international level.
  • Support the creation and development of national and international networks of basic and applied research groups for the promotion of scientific, technological, economic and social progress.
  • Be recognised for the research carried out at the University and the innovative knowledge transfer strategies and initiatives made possible by the technical and scientific services of the UDC Technology Park.
  • Combine the promotion of general knowledge in all fields with specialisation in the areas of science and technology where the University is strongest.
  • Manage our resources fairly, efficiently, productively and transparently, and work to ensure stable and sufficient funding from the State, with supplementary financing through our partnerships in the private sector.
  • Enhance the reputation of UDC abroad based on our teaching and research activities.
  • Promote a system of strategic management in order to achieve our collective objectives in collaboration and consultation with the whole University community.

Values and Principles

UDC, as a public, civil, autonomous, inclusive and secular institution, and in accordance with its own objectives, will be governed by the following values and principles:

  • Equality of opportunity, based on the principles of merit, ability, equality, universal access to third-level education and promoting a culture of non-discrimination.
  • Personal effort as one of the key aspects of individual advancement and development, and the ability to find a balance between personal desires and the ability to satisfy them, as an aid to problem-solving, conflict resolution and the achievement of collective goals for the common good.
  • Participation in the decision making process and the promotion of channels of communication between all members of the University community, as a way of maximising all available talent and resources.
  • Social responsibility and commitment, as a way of contributing actively to the improvement of the socio-economic situation of our community and the creation of greater economic well being in society as a whole.
  • Commitment to Galicia and to the transformation and development of Galician society: to create, protect, communicate and transmit the artistic, urban, architectural, documentary and linguistic heritage and culture of Galicia.
  • Respect for the environment, as a socially responsible university, maximising and managing the resources at our disposal as efficiently as possible, to minimise environmental impact.
  • Efficient use of public resources to ensure they are used to best effect to meet the needs of society and in the interest of the common good.
  • Quality as a core objective, with a collective will and desire to work to achieve higher standards of teaching, research, management and services, in the interests of greater social well being.
  • Transparency as a mechanism of accountability, to account for all decision and actions taken by the University.
Programs taught in:
  • English
  • Spanish

This school also offers:

Doctor of Education

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The Doctoral Program in Equity and Innovation in Education is promoted by the Universities of A Coruña, Cantabria, Oviedo, Santiago de Compostela and Vigo (Coordinating U ... [+]

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The Programme Doctorate in Equity and Innovation in Education Is promoted by the Universities of A Coruña, Cantabria, Oviedo, Santiago de Compostela and Vigo (Coordinating University). It is oriented to the training of teachers and educational researchers from the perspective of equity and innovation.

Why study the degree

This Program seeks to respond to the existing need in today's society to focus education from the perspective of equity and innovation, justifying their interest and need in the following evidence:

The need to give continuity and offer ways of research specialization to the studies resulting from the new organization of the university system in Education, and more specifically:The studies of teacher education in Primary and Secondary Education, which after the recent reforms are called to give access and continuity in studies of second and third cycle; The studies of teacher training of Compulsory Secondary School, Baccalaureate, Vocational Training and Language Teaching, Other masters of educational specialization already existent in the participating universities. The realization of the need to promote research that addresses the problems of social and educational inequality present in our society and that are taking on new forms as a result of the social transformations of the country and the effects of a globalized economy and an increasingly fragmented society . The training of researchers prepared to detect, analyze, investigate and promote innovative educational processes committed to equity, social justice and inclusion is a highly complex challenge that forms the core of this program. In the same... [-]
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PhD

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The objective of the Doctorate program is to train the best professionals and researchers in the field of Science, Technology and Sea Management in their different econom ... [+]

Introduction

This PhD program was born within the Campus of International Excellence Campus as the aspiration of the three Galician universities and those of the north of Portugal (Aveiro, Minho, Tras os Montes e Alto Douro), the CSIC and the IEO, Create a postgraduate offer with global vision and multi-year planning, international and cross-border, that attracts students of different nationalities who consider the clustering of institutions created around the Campus do Mar as the preferred destination for training at the doctorate level.

Why study the degree

The objective of the Doctorate program is to train the best professionals and researchers in the field of Science, Technology and Sea Management in their different economic and social applications, to generate research of quality and international impact and to provide industry with the best Tools to improve their competitiveness on a global scale.... [-]

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El programa de Doctorado en Estudios Literarios tiene carácter interuniversitario y proporciona una formación avanzada en el ámbito de las literaturas en lengua española, ... [+]

Introducción

El programa de Doctorado en Estudios Literarios tiene carácter interuniversitario y proporciona una formación avanzada en el ámbito de las literaturas en lengua española, gallega y portuguesa y sienta las bases para la investigación básica aplicada en este ámbito de conocimiento. El programa tiene carácter interuniversitario y en el participan las Universidades de A Coruña y Vigo, siendo ésta la entidad coordinadora.

Por qué estudiar la titulación

El estudio de las literaturas, por su condición de depositarias del legado social, incide en el conocimiento básico, el análisis crítico y la utilización del discurso. El interés científico de la investigación en literatura reside en la exploración, la preservación y la interpretación de la memoria sociocultural colectiva, unida a una labor de formación e investigación en sus vertientes teórica y pragmática.... [-]

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The PhD Program in Language Studies is aimed at those people who, with a university degree and a profile in languages ​​and linguistics, want to face the challenge of wri ... [+]

Introduction

The Programme Doctorate in Language Studies Is aimed at those people who, with a university degree and a profile in languages ​​and linguistics, want to face the challenge of writing a thesis. We gathered a group of specialists in Spanish language, Galician language and general linguistics to offer an attractive program and a stimulating contour for the realization of the research plan.

The investigations may be on some subject related to

The description of the languages The applied linguistics in different aspects (lexicography and terminography, teaching and learning of languages ​​or linguistic technologies) Discourse Analysis and Sociolinguistics Historical linguistics and linguistic historiography Why study the degree ... [-]
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The PhD program of Advanced Biotechnology aims to train professional researchers in different fields of biotechnological research and constitute an offer of competitive, ... [+]

Introduction

The doctoral program is an official interuniversity degree between the University of A Coruña and the University of Vigo. The program of Doctorate of Advanced Biotechnology Aims to train professional researchers in different fields of biotechnological research and to provide a competitive, homogeneous, well-structured and quality doctoral program.

Why study the degree

The aim is to prepare students to be able to initiate and complete a theoretical, methodological and research training in the multidisciplinary field of Biotechnology, which materialize in the elaboration and public defense of a complex, original and innovative doctoral thesis.

What is learned

The research area will focus on the 3 most important sectors of biotechnology (environmental sanitary and agri-food).... [-]

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The PhD Program in Agricultural and Forestry Research is an official university degree of multidisciplinary nature that offers the student the possibility to choose betwe ... [+]

Introduction

The Programme PhD in Agricultural and Forestry Research Is an official university degree of multidisciplinary character that offers to the student the possibility to choose between a wide range of subjects related to the agrarian and forestry production of Galicia and the Atlantic biogeographic region of Europe.

Participants in the program are researchers from two centers of the University of A Coruña (Institute of Geology and Faculty of Sciences) and four departments of the University of Santiago de Compostela (Plant Production, Soil Science and Agricultural Chemistry, Plant Physiology and Botany).

The objective of this program is to train trained experts in agrarian, forestry and agroforestry research. The skills acquired are aimed at improving the production and the sustainability of the environment.... [-]

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The Doctoral Program in Applied Physics is an official university degree framed in the field of applied sciences and oriented to different aspects of science and technolo ... [+]

Introduction

The Programme Doctoral Degree in Applied Physics Is an official university degree framed in the field of applied sciences and oriented to different aspects of science and technology. It is an interuniversity program between the University of Vigo (coordinating university) and the University of A Coruña.

The objective of this program is to provide the necessary skills to our students so that through the completion of their doctoral thesis they acquire the knowledge that allows them to carry out research projects and / or their incorporation into the industrial world.

Why study the degree

The global society is immersed in a continuous and rapid technological evolution, which some have already proposed as a new historical, technological and social acceleration. Physics, and in particular Applied Physics, is a link that can avoid what was called a technological gap, allowing us to establish contact between natural phenomena and technological and applied "phenomena". This will favor the development of companies related to new materials and the environment such as polymers, new fuels and refrigerants, ionic liquids, physical pollutants, meteorological and / or oceanic aspects related to the environment, etc.... [-]

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The official program of Doctorate in "Architecture and Urbanism" is organized by the University of A Coruña. Being a unique degree in the University System of Galicia is ... [+]

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The official program of Doctorate in "Architecture and Urbanism" Is organized by the University of A Coruña. Being a unique degree in the University System of Galicia is intended to collect research activities in these disciplines in the Autonomous Community of Galicia, but without giving up its expansion at national and international level.

The program is aimed at training doctors in the different disciplines of Architecture and Urbanism. As it is a question of answering researches with very different fields, the program has seven lines of research that respond to the areas of knowledge typical of architecture and urbanism and that form the student in the knowledge of degree and master. These are:... [-]

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The Doctoral Program in Cellular and Molecular Biology is an official university degree that addresses training in fundamental molecular and cellular biological research. ... [+]

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The Programme PhD in Cell and Molecular Biology Is an official university degree that addresses training in fundamental molecular and cellular biological research. It has the collaboration of the Institute of Biomedical Research of A Coruña (INIBIC).

Its objective is to train in methodological and instrumental skills to be able to develop research projects in Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Genetics, Microbiology, Plant Physiology and Biomedicine.

Why study the degree

The program offers quality teaching, personalized and integrated in consolidated research groups. It has also recognized national and international prestige.

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The PhD Program in Civil Engineering is organized by the ETS Of Engineers of Roads, Channels and Ports of the University of Coruña and in it participate the departments o ... [+]

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The program of Doctorate in Civil Engineering Is organized by the ETS Of Engineers of Roads, Channels and Ports of the University of Coruña and in it participate the departments of Mathematical Methods and of Representation and Technology of the Construction. It replaces the program of the same name governed by RD 1393/2007, which was distinguished with the mention of excellence by the General Secretariat of Universities in its resolution of October 6, 2011. The ETSICCP of the UDC is the only center of the university system of the Autonomous Community of Galicia in which master studies are taught in the field of Civil Engineering. The current program of doctorate in Civil Engineering is also unique in its scope in the university system of the autonomous community of Galicia.... [-]

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The Doctorate in Computing program is an official university degree that addresses advanced research training in computer science. Framed in the ICT sector of Information ... [+]

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The Programme Doctorate in Computing Is an official university degree that addresses the training in research in advanced computing. Framed in the ICT sector of Information and Communication Technologies, it has an important component of scientific approach in which the generation of new knowledge is given priority, not forgetting the innovative application of existing knowledge or the entrepreneurial spirit. Its objective is to train in research methodology competences, to develop a quality research work and to encourage the creation and interpretation of new knowledge, through the elaboration of an original research work that constitutes the final doctoral thesis of the student .... [-]

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The official program of Interuniversity Doctorate in Economic Analysis and Business Strategy responds to the intention to integrate in a same doctoral program to research ... [+]

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The official program of Interuniversity Doctorate in Economic Analysis and Business Strategy Responds to the intention to integrate into the same doctoral program researchers from the different areas of Economics and Business of the Faculties of Economic and Business Sciences of the Universities of Coruña, Santiago de Compostela and Vigo, who carry out research of quality contrasted by Their publications in scientific journals of international prestige. The objective is to train researchers able to publish their papers in academic journals present in the Journal of Citation Report (JCR). Consequently, the program aims to train students who are able to handle theoretical models fluently and have the skills necessary to use econometric techniques that allow them to obtain verifiable information from empirical economic data.... [-]

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The PhD Program in Environmental and Fundamental Chemistry is an official university degree whose general objective is to train doctors in Chemistry with orientations bot ... [+]

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The program of Doctorate in Environmental and Fundamental Chemistry Is an official university degree whose general objective is to train doctors in Chemistry with orientations as much towards the scope of the environment as towards the synthesis and characterization of new compounds that are able to approach and to solve the problems that demand the industry, the administration and the society In general, promoting research, development and scientific-technological innovation at both fundamental and applied levels.

It is an interdepartmental doctoral program in which doctors from the following areas of knowledge are involved: Analytical Chemistry, Chemistry-Physics, Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Chemical and Physical Engineering.... [-]

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The PhD program in Environmental Science and Technology is an official university degree whose objective is to train researchers who can reinforce the processes of genera ... [+]

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Increasingly public awareness of environmental problems has led to the development of a wide range of new knowledge, technology, innovation and transfer needs in the last decades and in developed countries, particularly in Europe. The management and resolution of many different issues related to the environment.

The Programme Doctorate in Environmental Science and Technology Is an official university degree whose objective is to train researchers who can strengthen the processes of generation and transfer of knowledge in relation to the environment, as well as scientific and technological innovation in everything related to its proper management.

The researchers participating in the doctoral program maintain active collaborations with multiple companies, institutions, research groups and researchers both nationally and abroad.... [-]

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The Doctoral Program in Information and Communication Technologies was given for the first time in 2000/2001, coinciding with the creation of the University Department wi ... [+]

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The Programme Doctorate in Information and Communication Technologies Was given for the first time in the course 2000/2001, coinciding with the creation of the University Department with the same name. The areas of knowledge of the Department are Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence and Telematics Engineering, which determine the basic contents of the program. Since its inception, the doctoral program has been oriented to research in these subject areas, with a large number of applications, surpassing demand year after year to the places offered.

The development of the call by an "Information Society" and by others "Knowledge Society", has made the computer and telecommunications sector one of the most active, with the highest growth and specific weight on the indicators Macroeconomic indicators of all advanced countries.... [-]

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The TICRM Interuniversity Doctorate Program aims at advanced training in the field of mobile communications of new researchers so that they can successfully face the chal ... [+]

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The official program of Doctorate in Information and Communication Technologies in Mobile Networks Is an interuniversity doctoral program in which the following universities participate:

University of the Basque Country / Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatea University of Cantabria University of Zaragoza Oviedo University University of A Coruña What is learned

The TICRM Interuniversity Doctorate Program aims at advanced training in the field of mobile communications of new researchers so that they can successfully face the challenge of knowledge generation and transfer to society and the productive fabric.

This training includes the study of mobile networks from the point of view of telecommunication systems, radio technologies, digital signal processing and telematics. ... [-]

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This PhD Program is organized by the University of A Coruña with the collaboration of professors from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Within the new regulations (R ... [+]

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This PhD Program is organized by the University of A Coruña with the collaboration of professors from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Within the new regulations (RD 99/2011), the Program is directed towards research, development and innovation (R & D & I) in three main thematic areas: Documentation Sciences, Communication Sciences and The Humanities. All this within the context of the Knowledge Society, taking into account the developments in the field of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) and changes in the production model towards sustainable economy models.

The term "Knowledge Society" refers to the framework of the Program. The components of present-day contemporary society, both in the historical and systematic dimensions, are framed there. In this way, the title of the Program seeks to be effective: it revolves around the effective search for new perspectives in the fields of Documentation, Communication and Humanities Sciences. Thus, along with humanistic research, it serves the three levels of scientific research: Basic Science, Applied Science and the application of Science, in the thematic domains mentioned.... [-]

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The Doctoral Program in Laser, Photonics and Vision is an Interuniversity program that is offered jointly with the Universities of Santiago de Compostela and Vigo. ... [+]

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The program of Doctorate in Laser, Photonics and Vision Is an Interuniversity program that is offered jointly with the Universities of Santiago de Compostela and Vigo.

It is designed for advanced training in the field of Laser technologies, Photonics and Vision techniques. Its final objective is to provide a training of scientific excellence to future researchers and professionals in this field, thus responding to the growing demand for training for its integration into the national and international R & D & I system.

Why study the degree

In socio-political terms, the scientific-technical sector of science and optical and photonic technology is of extreme importance for the great challenges of the 21st century. The European Union has identified Photonics as one of six key enabling technologies (KET), whose development will determine the competitiveness, productivity and sustainability of European industry's long-term employment. Investment in these technologies will be given priority attention in EU R & D & I policies, not only because of their impact on the Union's industrial and innovation capacity, but also because of their effect on social challenges such as Efficiency and independence of energy, health and health care or transportation, among others.... [-]

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The PhD Program in Logic and Philosophy of Science is interuniversity. The Universities of Salamanca, A Coruña, La Laguna, Santiago de Compostela, Valladolid and Valencia ... [+]

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The program of Doctorate in Logic and Philosophy of Science Is interuniversity. The Universities of Salamanca, A Coruña, La Laguna, Santiago de Compostela, Valladolid and Valencia participate.

Its objective is to train Doctors in the different areas of the Area of ​​Logic and Philosophy of Science and Social Studies of Science and Technology. In its current form, the Interuniversity Program in Logic and Philosophy of Science was launched in the course of 2013-2014. But, in fact, it already has a long experience, since it was born from the confluence of the Master's Degree in Logic and Philosophy of Science and the Master's Degree in Social Studies of Science and Technology, both initiated as Postgraduates in the 2007-2008 academic year. ... [-]

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The PhD Program in Mathematical Methods and Numerical Simulation in Engineering and Applied Sciences is an official university degree, imparted jointly by the three Galic ... [+]

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The Programme Doctoral Degree in Mathematical Methods and Numerical Simulation in Engineering and Applied Sciences Is an official university degree, taught jointly by the three Galician universities, which forms researchers in the field of mathematical modeling and numerical resolution of problems that arise in different industrial and business areas. In addition to the participating doctors from the three universities, it has the collaboration through an agreement of 27 companies and technological centers, which propose research topics of great relevance and topicality.

Why study the degree

At present, with the rapid evolution of engineering and applied sciences, it is evident the need to train specialists at the doctoral level in the modeling and numerical simulation of processes that come from the industrial or business scope, so that Impel from the university the transfer of knowledge and the incorporation of doctors to the R & D & I departments. These doctors will have training in mathematical modeling and simulation aimed at optimizing processes, reducing costs, improving product quality, designing technologies, increasing safety, reducing environmental pollution, valuing products, investments and financial risks, etc.... [-]

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The PhD Program of Naval and Industrial Engineering is an official university degree that seeks the training of experts in these two technological fields, taking care tha ... [+]

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The Programme Doctorate of Naval and Industrial Engineering Is an official university degree that seeks the training of experts in these two technological fields, ensuring that the training acquired is scientific, social, academic and professional.

Its objective is to promote excellence in research in its own fields, seeking to establish links between applied academic research and the industrial productive environment involved in shipbuilding.

Why study the degree

Naval and industrial engineers are highly demanded professionals with very diverse fields of action. The program offers the possibility to deepen in different fields of the engineering that go from the technical aspects, including the experimental ones, until the aspects of organization, management and direction.... [-]

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Research Lines These are the research lines of this doctoral program: Anti-inflammatory drugs Cellular and circuital bases of Epilepsy. Control of excitability and modifi ... [+]

Lines of investigation

These are the lines of research of this doctoral program:

Anti-inflammatory drugs Cellular and circuital bases of epilepsy. Control of excitability and modifications of synaptic plasticity Cellular and molecular basis of basal ganglia physiology. Modifications of synaptic plasticity in extrapyramidal pathologies such as Parkinson's disease, Huntington's, dyskinesias, etc. Cellular and molecular bases of memory and learning. Phenomena of synaptic plasticity and its modifications in dementias (Alzheimer's disease), etc. Cellular and subcellular bases of the function of potassium channels and receptors for neurotransmitters in the auditory system Molecular and cellular bases of neuronal plasticity. Molecular and cellular mechanisms related to long-term neuronal plasticity. Subcellular bases mediating the association and functional coupling between receptors for neurotransmitters and ion channels in the central nervous system Biomarkers of Stroke. Development of artificial implants for regeneration of peripheral nerves Early detection of Alzheimer's disease based on the combination of different markers Dissection and search for new pharmacological targets. Study of the mechanisms of action of possible new neuroprotective drugs. Participation of mitochondria and second messengers in neurodegenerative processes. Parkinson's disease and other parkinsonisms / Dementias / Prion diseases / Dysautonomia Drug-resistant epilepsies Study of the innervation of the axonal segment of the main neurons of the cerebral cortex Study of the mechanisms of action of possible new neuroprotective drugs Study of the mechanisms that guide the visual attention and of the corticotalámicas interactions Expression of factors that prevent postlesional regeneration of nerve connections by the application of small inhibitory molecules such as... [-]
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The Doctoral Program in Psychological Development, Learning and Health allows professionals in these fields to better understand research and the latest advances. These s ... [+]

Introduction

This PhD program is interuniversity and involves researchers from the universities of A Coruña and Santiago de Compostela. In their teams are also integrated researchers from the universities of Barcelona, ​​Oviedo and Valencia, as well as the Institute Xerontolóxico Matia (INGEMA).

The program welcomes more than 30 researchers and is organized around two lines of research:

Line A Research in Developmental and Educational Psychology Line B Health psychology.

The main objective of the program is to develop research skills in the fields related to the two proposed lines of research and the teams that comprise them (eg database management and document review, planning and implementation of experimental designs, psychological evaluation And collection of information, qualitative and quantitative data analysis, writing and defense of scientific reports and multidisciplinary teamwork in national and international groups).... [-]

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The Doctoral Program in Research in Information Technology is an official university degree that addresses the advanced training in research techniques in the field of in ... [+]

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The Programme PhD in Research in Information Technology Is an official university degree that deals with advanced training in research techniques in the field of information technologies. It has the collaboration of the Supercomputing Center of Galicia (CESGA) and of Coremain SLU Its objective is to provide training that allows the student a clear understanding of a field, such as information technology, which is very complex and dynamic, and To enable him to carry out an investigative activity in the domain of his competence.

Why study the degree

Information technologies are a basic tool to generate wealth and better living conditions, constituting one of the fundamental progress fronts of our society. These technologies are constantly evolving, so research and innovation in them are fundamental to maintaining competitiveness, and the graduates of this program are particularly well suited to carry out these tasks.... [-]

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The Doctoral Program in Social and Behavioral Sciences has a long tradition in the training of doctors and doctors through the different departments and areas of knowledg ... [+]

Introduction

The program of PhD in Social and Behavioral Sciences Has a long tradition in the training of doctors and doctors through the different departments and areas of knowledge participating in the Faculty of Sociology and the five areas of the Department of Psychology that has its headquarters in the Faculty of Education Sciences .

It includes lecturers from the research groups ECRIM (Criminology, Legal Psychology and Criminal Justice in the 21st Century), the Molecular and Behavioral Diagnostic applied to Health (DICOMOSA), the Research Group on Experimental Psychology (GIPE), the GRIPA (Environmental Personnel Research Group) of the Department of Psychology, the ESOMI (Sociology Team for International Migration), the GET (Territorial Studies Group), the OSIM (Social Organizations, Institutions and Markets) or the Analysis and Sociopolitical Prospective (LAPSO).... [-]

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The Doctoral Program in Statistics and Operational Research is an official interuniversity degree offered jointly by the three public universities of Galicia. Its objecti ... [+]

Introduction

The Programme Doctorate in Statistics and Operational Research Is an official interuniversity degree jointly offered by the three public universities of Galicia. Its objective is to train researchers in the area of ​​statistics and operational research, so that they are able to carry out a doctoral thesis and develop a later academic or professional career in that scientific field.

Why study the degree

Decision-making in today's world, where large masses of data are available, makes it necessary to use statistical tools and increasingly sophisticated mathematics, which must be developed by experts such as those in this doctoral program .

What is learned

Statistical techniques, optimization techniques, mathematical techniques to aid decision making.... [-]

Spain A Coruña
September 2019
Spanish
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 5 years
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Universidade da Coruña

The program forms researchers in various fields within English studies, from literature and cultural studies to linguistics. ... [+]

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The Programme Doctoral Degree in Advanced English Studies: Linguistics, Literature and Culture Is an interuniversity degree in which the three Galician universities participate (University of Coruña, University of Santiago de Compostela and University of Vigo) and that it is born from previous programs with diverse official recognitions (Mention of Quality and Recognition towards Excellence). It was positively evaluated and accredited by the MEC (5600811, dated 07/22/2013), by the ACSUG (Axencia for Quality of the University System of Galicia) and by the National Agency for Quality Assessment and Accreditation (ANECA) For higher education. The program forms researchers in various fields within English studies, from literature and cultural studies to linguistics.... [-]

Spain A Coruña
September 2019
Spanish
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 5 years
Campus
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Universidade da Coruña

The Interuniversity Doctorate program in Energy and Marine Propulsion is oriented to the achievement of research capacities in the field of Energy Engineering and to deve ... [+]

Introduction

The Programme Interuniversity Doctorate in Energy and Marine Propulsion, Is oriented to the achievement of research capabilities in the field of Energy Engineering and to develop methods, procedures, equipment or systems, as well as emerging technologies of interest in the industry, making the naval and industrial production sector more competitive in general.

Why study the degree

Energy Engineering is a vital sector in fields such as economics, maritime and industrial activity, research, etc., to which are linked the most competitive, profitable and technically advanced companies. Taking this background into account, the PhD program in Energy and Marine Propulsion responds to the demand for maximum training for research, development and innovation in the field of energy. ... [-]

Spain A Coruña Ferrol
September 2019
Spanish
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 5 years
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