Resolution Of 2 October 2015, Of The General Secretariat For Universities, Which Published The Agreement Of The Council Of Ministers Of 25 September 2015, Which Establishes The Official Nature Of Certain Titles Of Doctor And S...

Original Language Title: Resolución de 2 de octubre de 2015, de la Secretaría General de Universidades, por la que se publica el Acuerdo del Consejo de Ministros de 25 de septiembre de 2015, por el que se establece el carácter oficial de determinados títulos de Doctor y s...

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The Council of Ministers, at its meeting of September 25, has adopted the agreement by which establishes the official nature of certain titles of Doctor and its registration in the register of universities, centres and degrees.

Royal Decree 1393 / 2007, of 29 October, which establishes the planning of official university education, provides, in article 26, that the agreements of the Council of Ministers which is established the official character of the University titles will be published in the «Official Gazette».

In accordance with the aforesaid article, this General Secretariat of universities has resolved to have the publication in the "Official Gazette" of the agreement, as an annex to the present resolution Madrid, October 2, 2015.-the General Secretary for universities, Juan María Vázquez Rojas.

Annex agreement of the Council of Ministers by which establishes the official nature of certain titles of Doctor and its registration in the register of universities, centres and degrees the Royal Decree 1393 / 2007, of October 29, which establishes the planning of official university education, in paragraph 3 of article 3 thereof, determines that these teachings will be realized in curricula that will be produced by the universities , subject to the rules and conditions that are applicable in each case. Such curricula shall be checked by the Council of universities and authorized in its implementation by the corresponding autonomous communities, in accordance with that established in article 35.2 of the organic law 6/2001, of universities, amended by organic law 4/2007, of 12 April.

By virtue of the foregoing, certain universities have developed different doctoral programmes leading to the degree of Doctor. Such programs have obtained both the positive verification of the Council of universities and the authorization for its implementation of the corresponding autonomous community.

Upon the fulfilment of concerned mandatory procedures, in accordance with the provisions of paragraph 1 of article 26 of the aforementioned Royal Decree, should raise the agreement for the establishment of the official nature of the titles of Doctor obtained after the overcoming of the mentioned programs and their registration in the register of universities, centres and degrees (RUCT) Council of Ministers. These titles, must also be accredited in accordance with the standard.

By virtue, on the proposal of the Minister of education, culture and sport, the Council of Ministers, at its meeting of September 25, 2015, agrees: first. Establishment of the official nature of the titles.

In accordance with the provisions of paragraph 3 of article 3 of the Royal Decree 1393 / 2007, of October 29, which establishes the planning of official university education, is declared the official nature of the titles of Doctor obtained after passing the doctoral programmes listed in the annex to this agreement.

These titles will have official status and validity throughout the national territory, shall have full academic effects and enabled, where appropriate, to carry out professional activities regulated, according to the regulations resulting from application in each case.

Second. Registration in the register of universities, centres and degrees.

The titles of Doctor, with express mention of the doctoral programs, in each case, lead collection, will be registered in the register of universities, centres and degrees (RUCT). Such registration shall entail the initial consideration of accredited qualifications.

Third party. Renewal of accreditation of the titles.

Doctoral programmes leading to the obtaining of official university qualifications of Doctor, the subject of this agreement, in order to maintain their accreditation, must undergo assessment procedure laid down in article 27 bis of the concerned Royal Decree 1393 / 2007, of October 29, introduced by Royal Decree 861/2010 of 2 July, before the course of six years from the date of its initial verification or of its accreditation last.

Room. Issuance of the title.

The titles of Doctor will be issued on behalf of the King by the rectors of the corresponding universities, in accordance with provisions in the current regulations, with express reference to this agreement.

Fifth. Empowerment for the adoption of measures for the implementation of the agreement by the Minister of education, culture and sport, in the field of its competences, shall be adopted the measures necessary for the implementation of this agreement.

Annex I. civilian universities. List of official doctoral programmes by universities University Autónoma of Barcelona 5601031 PhD program in cell biology.

5601121 doctoral program in political science, public policy and international relations / Politics, Policies and International Relations.

5601002 doctorate in Audiovisual Communication and advertising.

5601056 doctoral program in cultures in contact in the Mediterranean.

5601057 program of doctorate in law.

5601030 doctoral program in applied economics.

5601050 PhD program in pharmacology.

5601058 doctoral programme in philosophy.

5601092 advanced Immunology PhD program.

5601059 doctoral program in language and Catalan literature and theatre studies.

5601053 doctoral program in languages and Romance cultures.

5601127 PhD program in media, communication and culture.

5601032 doctoral program in public health and biomedical research methodology.

5601033 doctoral program in Pediatrics, obstetrics and Gynecology.

5601051 PhD program in health psychology and sport.

5601113 doctoral program in human security and Global law.

5600160 doctoral program in sociology.

5601055 doctoral program in literary theory and comparative literature.

University of Barcelona 5601133 program of doctorate in physical activity, physical education and sport.

5601135 doctoral program in food and nutrition.

5601137 doctoral program in biomedicine.

5601138 doctoral program in biotechnology.

5601139 doctoral program in brain, cognition, and behavior.

5601141 doctoral program in Earth Sciences.

5601143 doctoral programme in citizenship and human rights.

5601144 doctorate in medieval cultures.

5601146 program of doctorate in law and political science.

5601145 doctoral program in Didactics of the sciences, languages, arts, and humanities.

5601147 doctoral program in ecology, environmental sciences, and plant physiology.

5601148 PhD program in economics.

5601149 doctoral program in education and society.

5601150 doctoral program in business.

5601153 doctoral program in advanced studies in artistic productions.

5601155 doctoral program in linguistic, literary and cultural studies.

5601156 doctorate in contemporary philosophy and classical studies.

5601157 doctoral programme in physics.

5601158 doctoral program in genetics.

5601159 doctorate in geography, planning and environmental management.

5601151 doctoral program in engineering and applied sciences.

5601171 doctoral program in research, development and Control of medicines.

5601162 doctoral program in reality under siege: concept, process and artistic experimentation.

5601163 doctoral programme in mathematics and computer science.

5601164 doctorate in medicine and research translational.

5601165 doctoral programme in nanoscience.

5601166 doctoral program in clinical psychology and health.

5601168 doctoral program in Social Psychology and organizations.

5601169 doctorate in analytical chemistry and environmental protection.

5601170 doctorate in organic chemistry.

5601172 doctoral program in society and culture: history, anthropology, art and heritage.

5601173 doctoral program in sociology.

University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria 5601207 program of doctorate in oceanography and Global change.

5601201 doctoral program in Animal Health and food safety.

5601198 doctoral program in computer engineering and telecommunication technologies.

University of Lleida 5600395 program of doctorate in physical activity and sport.

5600392 doctoral program in science and Agriculture and food technology.

5600298 doctoral program in law and business administration.

5600381 doctoral program in education, society and quality of life.

5600383 doctorate in forestry and the Natural environment.

5600531 doctoral program in engineering and information technology.

5600283 doctoral program in health.

5600399 doctoral program in territory, heritage and culture.

University of Vigo 5601128 PhD program in protection of the Cultural heritage.

Universitat Internacional de Catalunya.

5601132 doctoral program in architecture.

5601120 doctoral program in health sciences.

5601118 doctoral programme in economics and law.

II. list of official doctoral programmes organized jointly by universities 5601035 doctorate in prehistoric Archaeology (Autonomous University of Barcelona and University of Cantabria joint PhD program).
5601136 doctoral programme in biodiversity (Autonomous University of Barcelona and University of Barcelona joint PhD program).

5601140 PhD program in cognitive science and language (joint doctoral program of Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona, Universitat de Barcelona and Universitat Rovira i Virgili).

5601225 doctorate in sports science, physical education and healthy physical activity (University of A Coruña and Vigo University joint doctoral program).

5601231 doctoral program in comprehensive care and health services (doctoral program joint University of Jaén, University of Lleida and University of Vic-Universidad Central de Catalunya).

5600570 doctorate in electrochemistry. Science and technology)].

5601142 doctoral program in nursing and health (joint PhD programme of Universitat de Barcelona and Universitat Rovira i Virgili).

5601154 PhD programme in gender studies: cultures, societies, and politics (joint PhD programme of the Autonomous University of Barcelona, University of Barcelona, University of Girona, University of Vic - Universidad Central de Catalunya and Universitat Rovira i Virgili).

5601160 doctorate in economic history (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and Barcelona University joint doctoral program).

5601161 doctoral program in information and communication (University of Barcelona and University of Zaragoza joint PhD program).

5600363 program of PhD in nanoscience and nanotechnology [(Programa de Doctorado conjunto de Universidad de Alicante, Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, Universidad de La Laguna, Universidad Jaume I de Castellón y Universitat de València (Estudi General))].

5601054 doctoral program in psychology of communication and Exchange (Autonomous University of Barcelona and University of Barcelona joint PhD program).

5601167 doctoral program in educational psychology (doctoral program joint of Autonomous University of Barcelona, University of Barcelona, University of Girona and Universitat Ramon Llull).

5600888 doctoral program in theoretical chemistry and modelling Computacional/Theoretical Chemistry and Computational Modelling [(doctoral program of Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, University of Barcelona, University of Cantabria, Universidad de Extremadura, University of the Balearic Islands, University of Murcia, Universidad de Oviedo, Universidad de Sevilla, University of Vigo, Universidad País Vasco/Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatea [, University Jaume I of Castellón and University of Valencia (Estudi General)].

5601024 PhD Erasmus Mundus program in science and engineering of advanced materials / Advanced Materials Science and Engineering [(Programa de Doctorado conjunto de Universidad Politécnica de Catalunya, Linköpings Universitet (Suecia), Luleå Tekniska Universitet (Sweden), Universität des Saarlandes (Germany) and Université de Lorraine (France))].

5601026 PhD programme Erasmus Mundus in distributed computing / Distributed Computing [(doctoral program joint Polytechnic University of Catalunya, Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan-The Royal Institute of Technology (Sweden), Universidade Técnica de Lisboa (Portugal) and Université Catholique de Louvain (Belgium)].

5601029 PhD Erasmus Mundus program in cognitive and interactive environments / Interactive and Cognitive Environments [(Programa de Doctorado conjunto de Universidad Politécnica de Catalunya, Queen Mary and Westfield College-University of London (Reino Unido), Technische Universiteit Eindhoven-Eindhoven University of Technology (Netherlands), Università degli Studi di Genova (Italy) and Universität Klagenfurt (Austria))].

5601025 PhD Erasmus Mundus program in Photonics engineering, Nanophotonics and Biophotonics / Photonics Engineering, Nanophotonics and Biophotonics [(Programa de Doctorado conjunto de Universidad Politécnica de Catalunya, Università degli Studi di Firenze (Italia), Universität Karlsruhe (TH) (Germany) and Université Paul Cézanne Aix-Marseille III (France))] 5601192 PhD Erasmus Mundus programme in Econo-environmental pathways for sustainable energy services / Environomical Pathways for Sustainable Energy Services [(Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya joint PhD program [, Aalto Yliopisto-Aalto University (Finland), Akademia Górniczo-Hutnicza (Poland), Instituto Superior technical of Lisbon (Portugal), Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan-The Royal Institute of Technology (Sweden), Politecnico di Torino (Italy), Technische Universiteit Eindhoven-Eindhoven University of Technology (Netherlands) and École des Mines de Nantes (France)].

5311947 program of doctorate in systems engineering and Control (program of joint PhD in Universidad Complutense de Madrid and Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia.