Welcome to the PhD section!

The PhD section of NTK represents PhDs studying in the Science and Technology faculty of Umeå University.

-You can find the current board members here. Don’t hesitate to contact us for questions of if you want to be involved. People is always needed!

-In case of problems during your studies (issues with supervisors, harassment, etc)  our PhD administrator can help you. Contact here!

-In the website, you can also find all of our protocols from past meetings, as well as the by-laws and other useful information.

-Finally, here we post information about other events we organise, but don’t forget to visit our facebook page for the latest information!

Pizza, Beer and Board games at Klossen

Sign up:   https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1r7xit7jaEFetasylnX-2V1rStLqViqTgJlzdB6KMUHI/edit#gid=0




NTK PhD section Afterwork

Hello fellow PhD candidates!
Please join us for Afterwork to enliven from the darkness in Umeå!
We will start at 17:30 in Rött (Axtorpsvägen 32, Berghem, near ICA) on Wednesday, December 05. You may order food and/or drink, or simply join to get to know your fellow doctoral colleagues from different departments.
If you decide to join, please contact us via email or just notify in FaceBook event, so that we can book table beforehand.
Hope to see you there!

Grand Meeting Autumn, 2018

Dear Colleagues!

The Board of the NTK PhD section (Umeå student union of science and technology) is happy to invite all doctoral candidates (members who are, or would like to be become, active within NTK) to attend our autumn grand meeting. The event will be held in English. On the event, we will serve lunch. Don’t miss out the opportunity get to know NTK PhD section activities AND meet with your fellow doctoral colleagues while having lunch.

When: Tuesday, October 16, 11:00-13:00

Where: NA326, Naturvetarhuset (Icelab).

Register: To register for the lunch, please fill the doodle no later than Friday October 12, 16.00. Use this link to register:


If you are interested in some positions (see attached document), please email me or contact any member of the board.

Please visit our website (https://www.ntk.umu.se/doktorand/ )  and our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/ntkphd/?ref=bookmarks ) for the more and latest information.

Documents attached

We hope to see you there! Please don’t hesitate to contact us or if you have any questions!


Board meeting

Our next board meeting will be held on 6th December, 2018 , from 16:00-17:30.

Place: T-surr, MIT-building (first floor).

As a NTK member, you are welcome!

Grand Meeting Spring 2018

Dear PhD members of NTK,


We are pleased to welcome to our grand meeting, which will take place the 15th of May at 16:00 , room MA378, in the 3rd floor of the  MIT building.

In this meeting we will elect new candidates for several positions. Besides, we will inform and discuss the topics we have been working this past year, and hope to get input from the PhD community.

Here you can find the agenda for the Grand meeting, but don’t forget to visit our  facebook page for latest updates.

There will be coffee and fika for you!


Best regards,

The board of the PhD section of NTK

FeelGood Seminar

The PhD section of NTK welcomes you all to this Lunch seminar. A representative of FeelGood will attend explain the services and inforation we can obtain from them.

Feelgood provides Occupational healthcare as an independent organization for employees at Umeå University. As PhD student you can get help from them.

Further information will be provided during the seminar from feelgood´s representative.

When: Monday 12th March at 11.00

Where: MA378 in the MiT building

Free lunch after the seminar for NTK members, REGISTER HERE!!, before the  5th of March





PhD evening at Orangeriet

The PhD section of NTK welcomes you to join us and
meet PhDs from other departments.

As a member of NTK, we have reduced prices and can play boule for free.

Come and hear from our upcoming activities, besides some fun, the PhD section of the student union represents you at the institutions of the university. If you have problems or want to help to change things, come and join us!

When: 21st of February at 18:30

Where: Orangeriet, Kungsgatan 71.

Check the facebook event!

Grand Meeting September 2017

You can register for lunch here if you are an NTK member!

As a PhD student you can have an impact on things happening at your department and the whole university.

There are still some positions available, for more information about it check our facebook page, or join us for a fika at MITUM on Monday 18th at 14:30. You are very welcome to pass by that day for more information or discuss informally about PhD eductation in our faculty.


We are really looking forward to seeing you all there as long as NTK PhD section needs your collaboration. Check out our Facebook page, and our homepage for upcoming events.


-Agenda: Grand_Meeting_20170922

-Anual report: Anual_report_2016_17_NTK

-Economic report: Resultatrapport DOKTORAND 170630

-Auditor’s report: Auditor-Report_2016-2017

Bränboll with NTK

Before bränbollsyran starts, we want to give a taste of the particular sport of Umeå to the PhDs of NTK.

Come join us and try some Brännboll and enjoy a meal in the (hopefully) nice weather


Time: Wednesday, May 31, 16:00-18:00

Where: Grass field near Campus Arena


To register for lunch, please fill the form no later than Friday  May 26 12.00 at: https://simplesignup.se/event/96215-braennboll-+-bbq


Hope to see you there and don’t hesitate to contact us if you have questions!


Grand Meeting September 2016

Documents from the Grand Meeting September 2016: