Doctoral Programme in Contemporary History

National Interuniversity


The aim of the doctoral program is to train highly-qualified researchers in Contemporary History with a capacity for innovation and the advancement of knowledge in the field, fully integrated into the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) and the European Research Area (ERA). Since the 2014-15 academic year this program has been adapted to Royal Decree 99/2011, of 28 January, which regulates official doctoral teaching (Official State Gazette number 35, 10 February).

Qualification level

This qualification is recognised at level 4 in the Spanish Framework of Higher Education Qualifications (MECES) and corresponds to level 8 of the European Qualifications Framework (EQF), according to Royal Decree 22/2015 of 23rd January 2015 (BOE Spanish Official Gazette 07/02/2015).