Assignment of supervisor and thesis advisor
The CAP will be in charge of assigning a supervisor to the admitted students. The tutor will be a doctor of proven research experience and will ensure the interaction among the student and the CAP.
The thesis advisor (who may or may not be the same person than the supervisor) will be assigned by the CAP in a maximum period of six months after enrolment. This assignment, which is carried out according to the research objectives that the student wishes to develop and of the lines of research of the Program, can fall on any Spanish or foreign doctor, with proven research experience, regardless of the university or institution he/she belongs to, as long as it fulfills the criteria of the Doctoral Program and the PhD Model of the UPM.
The procedures for modifying the above assignments are as follows: