Doctorate in social sciences is registered in the national registry of quality graduate programs (PNPC) as consolidated graduate CONACYT. This recognition of the quality of the program implies that students may receive scholarship from CONACYT, according to budget availability of that agency, to devote himself full time to his studies.
doctorate in social sciences by the Colegio de Sonora began operations in 2005 with the addition of its first promotion comprising twelve students. In 2008 started the second promotion, in 2010 the third and in 2012 the fourth, with 16, 13 and 25 students respectively.
doctorate in social sciences is structured around lines of research directly linked to activities and academic project of plant teachers and professors at the College. These lines converge the concerns of the social sciences by understand the complex ways in which societies today combine economic and social development with inequities of diverse nature, derive regional and local expressions of global processes, organize the public agenda or interpret their historical development.
to participate in the process of admission, applicants must follow this procedure:
1.Hacer reach the institution application package, which must contain:
to. Application for admission with photography in the corresponding format. Format can be collected in the facilities of El Colegio de Sonora or print directly from our Web site at www.colson.edu.mx.
b. Curriculum vitae with documents (original and a copy).
c. Title of degree or, in absence thereof, of the Charter of professional examination or of the official document attesting to the degree (original and a copy).
d. Certificate of degree (original and a copy).
e. Degree master’s or, failing that, the Act of examination of degree or official document certifying the obtaining the degree (original and a copy). In case of not having the degree at the end of this call, the / the applicant must submit a letter where expose the motives and commitment to delivery of this document set later on November 14, 2013. In no event will be accepted to a / applicant that for this latter date has not credited the obtaining the degree.
f. (Original and a copy) master’s degree certificate.
g. Official certificate attesting a minimum overall average of 8.0 in the master (original and a copy).
h. Evidence of TOEFL attesting at least 450 points with existing validity. In case of not having this record at the end of this call, the / the applicant must submit a letter where expose the motives and commitment to delivery of this document set later on November 14, 2013.
i. A copy of the thesis master’s degree and academic papers written in the / the applicant (article, book, chapter, book, report, research, etc.).
j. Letter of intent where expose the motives by which apply to the programme and its interest in any of the lines of investigation convened. Format can be collected in the facilities of El Colegio de Sonora or print directly from our Web site at www.colson.edu.mx.
k. A research proposal related to the line of research which aims and themes of the researchers. Maximum five pages.
l. Two passport-size recent photographs.
only applications submitted in this direction later on September 9, 2013 will be accepted.
2. Submitted to the admission exam, interview and presentation of the research on the dates proposed.
students must cover a fee for registration of $2,900.00 (two thousand nine hundred pesos) to start the program and four annual instalments of $11,600.00 (eleven thousand and six hundred pesos) each after the first (June 2014), third (June 2015), fifth (June 2016) and seventh (June of 2017) semesters.
in case of being accepted /, the / the applicant must enroll in school affairs. At the time of registration you must:
to. Submit letter of acceptance issued by the graduate coordination.
b. Cover the fee of $2,900.00 (two thousand nine hundred pesos).
c. Sign a letter of commitment to full time dedication.
d. Submit original of master’s degree.
e. Fill out the registration form.
f. In the case of foreign students, attach a copy of the documentation that accredits their legal stay in the country.