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International Doctoral School


Only taught at this university



Academic Commission:

Coordinator: Ángeles Ródenas Calatayud

Secretary: Yolanda Martínez Muñoz

Quality Commission:

Coordinator: Ángeles Ródenas Calatayud

Proposing body:

Faculty of Law

Doctoral School:

EIDUA-University of Alicante International Doctoral School

Location: Multipurpose Building II (Codi SIGUA 0022PB001)

Telephone number 965 90 3466 

Contact EIDUA




CB11 - Systematic comprehension of a field of study and mastery of the skills and research methods related to said field. 

CB12 - Ability to conceive, design or create, put into practice and adopt a substantial research or creation process. 

CB13 - Ability to contribute to the expansion of knowledge barriers through original research. 

CB14 - Ability to carry out a critical and evaluative analysis and synthesize new and complex ideas. 

CB15 - Ability to communicate with the academic and scientific community as well as society in general regarding your fields of knowledge in the modes and languages used normally in your international scientific community. 

CB16 - Ability to foment scientific, technological, social, artistic or cultural advances within a knowledge-based society in academic and professional contexts. 


CA01 - To cope with contexts in which there is little specific information. 

CA02 - To find the key questions that must be answered to solve a complex problem. 

CA03 - To design, create, develop and carry out innovating projects in your field of knowledge. 

CA04 - To be able to work as a team and as an individual in an international and multidisciplinary context. 

CA05 - To process knowledge, cope with complexity and formulate judgements with limited information. 

CA06 - To criticise and defend solutions intellectually. 


CE01 - Ability to process knowledge and solve problems with social and ethical responsibility basing your actions on a professional code of conduct 

Common compulsory transversal training activities

All students will have to do a series of transversal activities; some are common to all doctoral programs whereas others are specific to each individual program. 

Classes are structured into two sessions and will be taught in a computer room (indicated when necessary) during the afternoon schedule with the goal of making it easier for both, full-time and part-time students to attend. 

The vehicular languages will be Spanish and Valencian. 

 The activities are the following: 

  • ACTIVITY 1: Tools for the management and recovery of information. 
  • ACTIVITY 2: Goals and objectives of research
  • ACTIVITY 3: Scientific communication models
  • ACTIVITY 4: Transfer of knowledge models

For more information check the University of Alicante International Doctoral School Website

Specific compulsory transversal training activities

The activities are the following:

  • ACTIVITY 1: Seminars and research workshops.
  • ACTIVITY 2: Seminars for doctoral students.
  • ACTIVITY 3: Presentation of scientific communications

Actividad formativa transversal optativa

The activities are the following:
  • ACTIVITY 1: Stays at Universities and Higher Research Centres

For more information contact the proposing body. Faculty of Law 



1. Law Philosophy.

2. Argumentation and constitutionalism.

3. Thought and Spanish political system. Institutions and public politics .

4. Political theory, political ideologies and political communication.

5. Modernisation and strengthening of the State, public administrations and public management.

6. Comparative legal systems (Area of History of Law).

7. Andalusian Muslim law and law of countries with Islamic tradition.

8. Roman hereditary Law.

9. Valencian historical Law.

10. Roman foundations of European Law.

11. Roman reception.

12. Criminology.

13. Economic, business and new technologies criminal Law.

14. Criminal Law and penitentiary Law.

15. Public international Law and International Relationships.

16. Regional integration.

17. Administrative Law.

18. Environmental and sustainability Law.

19. Legal defence of the taxpayer.

20. Budgetary law and public expenses.

21. International and European taxation.

22. Freedom of belief Law.

23. Legal system for the relations between State and Religious affiliations.

24. Constitutionalism, fundamental rights and supranational integration processes with special mention to the European Union.

25. Gender, Power and Law: Feminism and critical constitutionalism.

26. European, Spanish and compared constitutional Law.

27. Civil efficiency of religious marriage.

28. Probative Law in the field of criminal proceedings.

29. The reform of Criminal Justice

30. Process and right of damages

31. Patrimonial civil law.

32. Rights of the person and the family.

33. Industrial, intellectual, competence and new technologies property Law.

34. Social protection system.

35. Labor hiring

36. Modifications of the work contract.

37. Expire of the job contract.

38. Business Law and company insolvencies.

39. Commercial contracting

40. Law of values

41. Banking and Securities Law

42. Law for International businesses and international resolutions of controversies.

43. Private international Law and intercultural society.


1. To be admitted in a doctoral program at the University of Alicante, it is necessary to fill in an electronic pre-registration form, available annually on the EDUA website.

2. Before starting the pre-registration process, it is advisable to consult the website of the chosen doctoral program in order to know the admission requirements demanded by the program.

3. The Academic Commissions (AC) are in charge of the admission process in the different doctoral programs.

4. The academic commissions decide annually the offer of places in every doctoral program according to the preconditions established in its Verified Memory. The commission may determine not to offer places when not having directors or tutors at any research line.

5. If the resolution is of “no admission”, in the computer application the reasons for the same will be detailed, having a calendar month to formulate an appeal before the AC; from the date of the resolution.



1. In parallel with the admission process carried out by the AC, the Doctoral School (EDUA) verifies that the documentation provided is the one requested in the pre-registration form.

2. Applicants with higher studies attained in countries different from the EHEA*, at the moment of pre-registration process should pay an administrative fee for the study of their documentation, (equivalence study). The price of the rate is fixed annually by the Government of the Generalitat Valencia, by Decree.

3. People who do not provide the documentation in the terms required in the access process, may rectify this incident within 15 calendar days, from EDUA communication or, exceptionally, within the period determined by EDUA according to the concurrent circumstances.

4. When the incidents detected have not been resolved in the form and time determined by EDUA, the originated file academic record will be closed, without further processing.

5. The Doctorate School will proceed to open academic records to those who have been admitted by the AC and have correctly provided the required documentation, sending them an email with instructions to complete the enrolment process.

When the result is "no admission" it is possible to consult the grounds in the available electronic application. It is possible to raise administrative appeal (recurso de alzada) against AC resolution, within a month since resolution date.

*EHEA: European High Education Area


Internal Quality Assurance System (SGIC) of the Degree

Management of the SGIC (Acces to ASTUA)

Degree monitoring

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