The PhD in Geography aims to train specialists in research domains in which IGOT's teaching staff has recognised competence, both nationally and internationally.
The study programme deepens the knowledge in the chosen area of specialisation, develops the ability to use different methodologies and research techniques, stimulates initiative and critical sense and promotes intellectual integrity. Candidates admitted to the 3rd Cycle Degree in Geography should have acquired scientific and technical skills of general scope that integrate different domains of geographical knowledge: physical environment, society and economy.
The PhD programme in Geography grants a PhD degree in the following specialities
Teaching of Geography;
Urban and Regional Planning;
Geographical Information Sciences.