Information for current doctoral candidates

PDEng > EngD

Starting 1 September 2022, the PDEng programmes will be renamed to Engineering Doctorate (EngD). We are currently updating the website and you may still see the old name on some pages.


As of 1 September 2022, the PDEng programmes were renamed to Engineering Doctorate (EngD). More information about the background of this change can be found here.

If you want to obtain documentation about the name change, you can either a) download an explanation here or b) request a diploma supplement (including a statement mentioning you) by emailing the EngD coordinator (  Please make sure to provide your full name, PDEng defence date and the mailing address where we should post the documents.

For PhD and EngD-specific information such as courses and workshops, rules and regulations and forms please refer to the respective PhD infomation  or EngD information (intranet) sections.

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