EUA Council for Doctoral Education

22 April 2016

Doctoral Education - Taking Salzburg Forward: Implementation and new challenges

EUA Council for Doctoral Education

The purpose of this document is to provide guidelines for the continued implementation of reforms in doctoral education building on the Salzburg Principles and Recommendations.


It is directed at university leaders who want to continue and deepen the implementation of Salzburg at the strategic level, ensuring a consistent, institution-wide approach to doctoral education. The document also provides recommendations for daily managers of doctoral education who look to keep their activities and processes up to date and responsive to new challenges for universities.