Admissions VII cohort

The PhD in Design and Creation will be receiving applications to begin the program in July 2016. The program will participate in two calls for selection of the Office of Research and Graduate Studies of the University of Caldas. The two calls for application will be in November-December 2015 and May-June 2016. We plan to select 8 students (4 in each call). We recommend international applicants to participate in the first call to facilitate student visa processes.

Applicant should first register at International students should follow this additional instruction: Registration deadline is June 10th. On that day applicant should send documents to the program secretary (

The requirements are:

a. Letter of support of a thesis advisor. This letter should state that the professor is committed to supervise the thesis if the student is admitted in the program.
For this requirement applicants should ask for two letter from the academic committee. href="">

b. Registration form.

c. Curriculum vitae. Although it is not a requirement, we recommend to send to academic writing samples.

d. Research statement.
We expect a short document (3-5 pages or 1000-2000 words)

e. Registration payment receipt.

f. Certificate of English reading proficiency, by the Language and Literature Department of the University of Caldas.
Applicant can send any certificate that they may have to the secretary. She will find out its validity in this Department.

In addition to this university-wide requirements we also do an interview and a writing test.

Any additional inquiry please contact

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