Applying for a Degree Certificate

Degree certificates are issued by Lund University's Degree Office on application by the doctoral student. 

Lund University's Degree Office
Application form for diplomas (PDF)

The degree requirements must have been fulfilled at the time of application. The application is to include confirmation that all components required for the degree have been completed.

Questions regarding your application: examen@stu.lu.se

PhD Degree Certificate

For a PhD, the doctoral student must have passed the courses included in the programme and have passed a doctoral thesis. The thesis must have been defended orally at a public seminar. A PhD comprises 240 credits.

A PhD student at LTH can choose between the degrees Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering or Doctor of Philosophy.

Licentiate certificate 

For a licentiate, the student must have passed the courses included in the programme and have passed a licentiate thesis. The thesis must have been presented and reviewed at a public seminar. A licentiate comprises 120 credits. 

A PhD student at LTH can choose between the degrees Licentiate in Engineering or Licentiate of Philosophy.

https://www.lunduniversity.lu.se/sites/www.lunduniversity.lu.se/files/application-form-doctoral-degree-certificate-2018.pdf

Copies of Degree Certificate

Email examen@lth.lu.se with the following information:

Write "Order copy of diploma" as subject

  1. First and last name
  2. Personal identification number
  3. Degree
  4. Year of completed studies
  5. Postal address to which copy should be sent
  6. Phone number

NOTE! If your degree was issued in December 2014 or earlier, please contact the universitetsarkivet@legal.lu.se instead

A fee will be charged for each order (Fee Regulation SFS 1992:191).
Payment must be made in advance.

How to pay from abroad

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