The duration of this study programme is 4 years, it ends with a public defence of the doctoral dissertation. Doctoral students receive comprehensive and interdisciplinary opportunities for studies and research that include inorganic, organic, physical, analytical, numerical and theoretical chemistry, food chemistry, chemistry of materials, atmospheric and environmental chemistry. Research supervisors are experienced professors or associate professors with international scientific reputation. Research is carried out, using the state-of-the-art KTU research equipment.
The aim of this doctoral programme is to train young researchers who are prepared for a scientific career and who can work as scientists and educators, expanding and deepening their knowledge in chemistry and other related fields, while developing their critical thinking skills, creativity, originality and independence.