The mission of the Doctoral School of Geography is to generate and transfer knowledge to society through:
academic training, at the highest level of performance, of the doctoral student with the aim of satisfying the need for their intellectual, professional and social development, as well as society's need for a specialized workforce;
to promote excellence in the processes of scientific research, development, innovation and transfer of knowledge to the Romanian society, thus responding to its need for progress.
The strategic objective of the SD of Geography is to improve the quality of the doctoral studies it manages, by consolidating the existing doctoral fields but also by supporting and promoting new doctoral fields within it.
The following specific objectives derive from the strategic objective:
Optimise and make more efficient advanced study-based training programmes;
to ensure and continuously improve the quality of the activities carried out within the Geography DS;
to stimulate, develop research capacity and capabilities, while promoting new research directions;
development of the human resources involved in the PhD cycle;
internationalisation and increasing the visibility of the SD of Geography at national and international level;
optimising the activities of the institutional structures serving the DS,
ensuring a participative, transparent and efficient management style.