The Doctoral School of the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC) offers grants to take the doctoral studies in each new intake of any of the doctoral programmes. The UOC - Doctoral School grants for completing doctoral theses involve exclusive dedication by the student and their physical presence at the University's facilities.
The maximum duration of the grants is three years and the must be renewed annually. This renewal is on the condition of the student receiving the grant achieving their learning and research objectives.
The communication of the rules for renewal, and the rulings relating to their being awarded, is done by email to the research staff.