From the time of foundation, Sergio Arboleda University, was conceived as a humanistic institution. In 2010 we set a new challenge: to offer a doctorate in law Colombian able to combine the best of current qualification time and research, with a title to match the needs and demands of the economy and national society.
Temporal structure of the doctorate.
The JD program lasts a total of three years and a half, during which the student runs 95 academic credits that are provided in curriculum development and research.
During this period the PhD, in addition to taking the Doctoral and Master Seminars, Theory Courses, Courses Consolidation and different methodology courses, to do a research internship abroad that allows you to give an international context to work doctoral thesis, which must be put to consideration of three judges, national and / or international, which will be responsible for examining the relevance, originality and innovation that contributes to the contribution of new knowledge in the science of law.
As the epicenter of the PhD Program in Law, Universidad Sergio Arboleda is distinguished academic guidance and direction of the PhD research work on the part of Great Masters of law, which are internationally recognized Teachers belonging to prominent Universities and related academic the Universidad Sergio Arboleda. The basis for this is the close and growing of the Grand Masters with his PhD, which will allow them to "live " and "rich " from the experience and knowledge of them, through close and direct work with them, their research teams and the inclusion of their research proposals and projects on the lines of the research groups of the University Sergio Arboleda.
General requirements for selection and admission
The would be part of the doctoral program must:
1. Having an outstanding average of notes, the study undergraduate or master's degree in law from the case.
Two. Proof of knowledge of a foreign language, that allows you to analyze scientific texts.
Three. Arguing, in writing five pages:
a. The reason for their motivation for doctoral study, b. Failure to submit prior doctoral thesis topic to another university, and not previous publication based document PhD, c.Possible topics of his doctoral thesis, the relevant legal area to which that subject belongs, justification thereof, as well as their alignment in one of the research lines Sergio Arboleda University.
April. Submit an interview. Once the above requirements, program management will assess the reasonableness of the proposed thesis and its relevance to the academic requirements, legal and principles of the University, the Director of the Doctoral School utter a concept on admission of the research and therefore the applicant.Once the applicant is admitted shall comply with administrative procedures established by the graduate school to formalize their enrollment and registration as a student of the program in the Academic Information System.