The procedure of joint PhD aims at installing and developing a scientific cooperation between the URCA's research teams and their foreign counterparts while favouring the doctorate students' mobility.
>> either simultaneously their respective Doctor degree (two diplomas)
>> either one Doctor degree jointly issued (one diploma)
Note that certain establishments in the world cannot issue thesis degrees prepared in international joint guardianship.
A Joint PhD agreement must be established between the two institutions in accordance with the provisions of the Decree of 25 May 2016 of the French Ministry of National Education, Higher Education and Research.
This agreement must be signed by the student, the two thesis directors, the two Presidents / Rectors of the two institutions. The President of the University of Reims Champagne – Ardenne signs this agreement only when the doctoral school concerned has given a favorable opinion on the thesis and Joint PhD.
Please contact the Office of International Affairs
Mrs Lolita LEBRUN : firstname.lastname@example.org / +33 (0) 03.26.91.84.28