Three kind of documents explicit the course of a PhD and the rules of the doctoral school:

  • Official government texts (arrêtés, décrets). See Documents
  • Texts from the Universities.
  • PhD charters.
  • Rules concerning the defense.
  • Internal texts from the ED.
  • Addendum to the charters (in fr). This text must / be read before registration.


  • November 25th: The PhD advisors are invited to submit their PhD projects from their ADUM account before February 2nd.
  • October 11th: Congratulations to Océane Barraud and Nicolas Oudart, first and second prize of the contest my thesis in 5 minutes from the French Association for Astronomy
  • October 4th, 2019: Kick-off for the 2019-2020 year of the doctoral school in Meudon Observatory. Foreign students are expected at 10am for a special meeting. General meeting at 2pm.
  • September 1st, 2019: Registration at PSL University are now done online only. PhD students must fill in their registration on ADUM, PhD advisors and Lab Heads validate on ADUM only. No more papers to be signed.