Faculty of Letters – University of Craiova


Faculty of Letters

„ALEXANDRU PIRU” Doctoral School



- The first national doctoral colloquium New perspectives in linguistic and literary research (March 25, 2017 (25 martie 2017) - The colloquium’s schedule - Abstracts

Doctoral Studies Themes 2016

Doctoral Studies Themes 2014

Doctoral Studies Admission – September 2013

PhD Coordinators:

  • Professor Ovidiu Ghidirmic, PhD
  • Professor habil. Emilia Parpală Afana, PhD
  • Professor Nicu Panea, PhD
  • Professor Felicia Burdescu, PhD
  • Professor Emil Sîrbulescu, PhD
  • Professor Lelia Trocan, PhD
  • Professor Cristiana Teodorescu, PhD
  • Professor habil. Victor Olaru, PhD
  • Professor habil. Silvia Pitiriciu, PhD
  • Professor habil. Catalin Ghita, PhD
  • Professor habil. Cecilia Condei, PhD
  • Assoc. Professor habil. Cecilia Mihaela Popescu, PhD

Doctoral Studies entrance examination  is held annually between September 15-25, for the following specializations:

  • Romanian Literature
  • Romanian Language
  • Classical Language and Literature (Latin)
  • English Language and Literature
  • French Language and Literature

The Doctoral School is headed by a Scientific Council composed of doctoral supervisors and a director who is responsible for the current guidance of the academic activity: organizing examination sessions, sessions of evaluation of the research reports from the individual training plan, supporting the doctoral theses in their departments and then publicly.

According to the advanced training plan and the scientific research programme, the doctoral specialization extends over three academic years.

Educational plan