PhD Programme in Civil Law

● The student studies nine courses, distributed as follows:
Seven compulsory courses.
Two optional courses from among the courses offered by the faculty for doctoral students.
● The study takes place through research seminars in each course. The research circle depends on multiple references and is in accordance with the methodology and standards of scientific research.
● The study of each of the nine courses takes four credit hours for a period of four weeks as a minimum and may exceed that according to the abilities of each student, after which the competency and knowledge test of the student is held in the course from which he finished, then he begins in another course in the same manner, and so on.
● The student is assigned two hypothetical courses that the faculty selects from among the courses studied by the student at the undergraduate level. This is considered a practical training for the student and is evaluated in eighteen credit hours. The student must divide each course from twelve to fourteen brief lectures, and the student submits each lecture in the form of a written summary of its topic in Word or PDF format, accompanied by a video recording of it in the student’s voice using the Power Point programme of no less than ten minutes and no more than About twenty minutes.
● Study courses in the first year The student has the right to extend the study there for a period not exceeding a second year.

The period of study for a doctorate in law in all its specializations is three years as a minimum, and six years as a maximum.
The student studies in the first year no less than eight subjects, and the study is through research seminars in each academic course, and the research circle depends on multiple references and is according to the methodology and standards of scientific research,
In the second and third year, the student will attend a general seminar for the topic of the scientific thesis that he will prepare and present for discussion
The general seminar is discussed by the scientific committee at the university and the title of the scientific thesis is approved
The student works to complete his thesis under the supervision of the supervisor determined by the University Presidency based on the proposal of the Faculty Deanship
The student completes his scientific thesis and presents for discussion before the committee formed by the university presidency in an open session and completes the requirements for the doctoral degree
Study courses in the first year The student has the right to extend the study there for a period not exceeding a second year
The scientific thesis is prepared by the student within a period of time not less than one year and nine months and not more than four years

1) A student is considered to have passed any of the programme’s decisions if he achieves a final score of not less than 60%. He is also considered successful in the doctoral project if he obtains a mark (granted by the jury) of no less than 70%.
After the student presented the results of his project before the committee, and discussed with him about its technical content.
2) The student is not entitled to present for the discussion of his thesis until he has published two scientific papers in an accredited peer-reviewed journal
3) The student obtains a doctorate degree in social legislation after he has fully fulfilled the scientific requirements for this degree

Advanced studies in scientific research methodology
General theory in the fundamentals of law
Commitment theory
Commercial Business
Commercial companies
Original rights in rem
Ancillary rights in rem
The origins of trials
Named contracts
Execution assets
Social insurance laws
Comparative studies in civil law
Aptitude and knowledge test

Faculty: Law and Justice
Award: PhD Degree

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