Doctorado en ciencias físicas


natural Sciences


Physical sciences

Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Valparaíso

Pontifical Catholic University of Valparaíso

  • City: Valparaìso,
  • Commune: Valparaìso,
  • Region: Valparaìso Region

To train graduates capable of addressing the scientific challenges imposed by permanent global development and contributing substantively to the understanding of our natural environment and its transformation, applying scientific or technological solutions aimed at improving the quality of life of humanity.

Applicant Profile

• People who are in possession of the academic degree of Bachelor or Magister in Sciences or Engineering will be able to enter the Program. Additionally, the applicant may be required to undergo an admission exam that will have the purpose of evaluating their ability to handle concepts and criteria in the subjects of the discipline at the Bachelor or Magister level.

Graduate profile

Our graduate will be able to carry out research in physics individually and in collaboration, continue his permanent training in topics on the frontier of knowledge, guide disciples in their training as scientists and lead basic or applied research groups.

Lines of investigation

Areas of specialization of the Program:
Fields and Particles, Theoretical and Experimental (UTFSM)
Condensed, theoretical and experimental matter (UTFSM)
Astrophysics, Cosmology and Gravitation, theoretical (PUCV)
Complex systems, theoretical and experimental (PUCV)