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Exercise, Health and Nutrition

PhD
PhD graduates will have the necessary skills to contribute to research, policy and actions in exercise, health and nutrition sciences
Exercise, Health and Nutrition at EUC
The doctoral studies in Exercise, Health and Nutrition at EUC is a multidisciplinary approach to the scientific study of nutrition, wellness and physical activity—all significant in fighting most public health problems in our time. With a curriculum grounded in the sciences, students receive training in advanced research methodologies and biostatistics. Through research skills and experience acquired, PhD holders will be able to work as academics, researchers, scholars, experts or consultants in a variety of organizations. They can be employed in the public and private sector, in universities and research centers, and in decision-making and policy-formulating centers.

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Languages: English | Greek
Duration:3 years
Mode of Study:On Campus
ECTS:180

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GENERAL INFORMATION FOR DOCTORAL STUDIES European University Cyprus announces every academic year a limited number of places for doctoral studies in both Fall and Spring Semester (commencing  October and February, respectively). Applications are submitted using the application form.  All necessary supporting material accompanying the application are described in the application form. Last day for submitting applications for EU Applicants:
  • For Fall Semester: Initial deadline: 15 June per year (if positions remain available, additional applications for these positions are accepted by 15 September per year)
  • For Spring Semester: 15 January per year
Last day for submitting applications for Non-EU Applicants (Due to visa requirements):
  • For Fall Semester:15 June per year
  • For Spring Semester: 1 December per year
The final selection is based on assessment of the applicant’s qualifications and personal interview(s).
CALL FOR SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION FOR DOCTORAL STUDIES
The Ph.D. program announces a limited number of places for doctoral studies every year. Application, supporting material and admission procedure:
  1. The program is offered in English.
  2. Interested applicants are expected to submit a research proposal with their application.
  3. The application is submitted using the application form
  4. The necessary supporting material accompanying the application are described in the application form.
  5. The final selection is based on assessment of the applicant’s qualifications and personal interview(s).
For further information you may contact the Office of Admissions at 22713000 or [email protected]
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Course structureECTS
2
Specialization courses30
3
Comprehensive examination10
4
Preparation and Submission of a Dissertation Proposal20
5
Ph.D. Fieldwork90
6
Ph.D. Dissertation Submission and Defense30
7
Total ECTS180

Doctorate – Exercise, Health and Nutrition (EN)

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Specialization courses30 ECTS
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Course CodeCourse TitleECTS
3
PHY700 Advanced Research Methods 10
4
PHY710 Advanced Biostatistics10
5
PHY720 Special Issues in Physiotherapy Applied Skills in Research and Ph.D. Dissertation Preparation10
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Comprehensive Qualifying Examination10 ECTS
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Preparation and Submission of a Dissertation Proposal20 ECTS
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Ph.D. Fieldwork90 ECTS
2
1
Writing and submission PhD thesis30 ECTS
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