Criteria for PhD Defence

  • 100H of « crédits de formation »
  • Ethic scientist training
  • 1 oral communication
  • 1 publication is highly required

Doctoral oath of scientific integrity

From January 2023: the doctoral oath of scientific integrity.
– during the defence, once the candidate has been declared admitted.
– The defense report will specify whether the Doctor took the oath or not.

The oath is as follow:

« In the presence of my peers. With the completion of my doctorate in [research field], in my quest for knowledge, I have carried out demanding research, demonstrated intellectual rigour, ethical reflection, and respect for the principles of research integrity. As I pursue my professional career, whatever my chosen field, I pledge, to the greatest of my ability, to continue to maintain integrity in my relationship to knowledge, in my methods and in my results. »

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