Rules

The legislative framework governing the PhD study programme at DTU can be found in the Ministry's order no. 1039 of 27 August 2013 on the PhD programme:

PhD order no. 1039 of 27 August 2013
 
 
DTU rules

The PhD guide contains the rules and guidelines that apply especially to PhD students enrolled at DTU. The University may grant exemptions to its own rules.

DTU's PhD guide
 
Rules for PhD students enrolled before 27 August 2013
The rules that apply to PhD students enrolled before 27 August 2013 can be found in the Ministry's order no. 18 of 1 January 2008 on the PhD programme. Assessment and defence of the thesis as well as decision to confer the PhD degree are made according the rules of the newest order no. 1039 of 27 August 2013:

PhD order no. 18 of 1 January 2008 (in Danish)