Doctoral School: the center responsible for the administrative managements of all the doctoral programmes at UPV.
Thesis Director (Supervisor): The thesis director is the maximum responsible in the conduct of all the doctoral research tasks.
Thesis Tutor: The tutor is responsible for the accommodation of the training and research activity to the principles of the programme. When the Director is member of UPV it will be the same person.
Academic Commission of the Doctoral Program (CAPD): board of professors, academically responsible for a Doctoral Programme.
Doctoral candidates:Who, once accredited the established access requirements, has been admitted to a doctoral program and has enrolled in the same.