Do you want to finish your higher education in Denmark? Good News! The University of Copenhagen is providing an opportunity to apply for the International PhD Fellowship in Computational Biology/Computer Science.
The main objective of this fellowship is to assist talented students who want to undertake a PhD degree program for the academic year 2021/2022.
A great chance for international candidates will receive DKK 333,464 (approx. €44,461), including an annual supplement (+ pension at a minimum of DKK 54,191).
In Copenhagen, Denmark, the University of Copenhagen (UCPH) is a public research university. The Institution of Copenhagen, founded in 1479, is the second-oldest university in Scandinavia and one of the best in the Nordic countries and Europe.
Why study at the University of Copenhagen? The University gives students and staff the opportunity to cultivate their talent in an ambitious and informal environment. It assists students with admissions, housing, and student counselling, among other things, and it also conducts orientation programs that include a variety of social events.
Application Deadline: June 2, 2021
- University or Organization: University of Copenhagen
- Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science
- Course Level: PhD
- Awards: DKK 54,191
- Number of Awards: NA
- Access Mode: Online
- Nationality: International
- The award can be taken in Denmark
- Eligible Countries: All international entrants are eligible to apply.
- Eligible Course or Subjects: PhD program in Computational Biology/Computer Science
- Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the following/given criteria:
- Applicants should hold an MSc degree in Bioinformatics/computer science/Biology with good results and good English skills. As criteria for the assessment of your qualifications, emphasis will also be laid on previous publications (if any) and relevant work experience.
How to Apply
- How to Apply: To apply for the fellowship, all interested candidates must take admission in a PhD degree at the University of Copenhagen. After getting enrolled, applicants must complete and submit the online application form.
- Supporting Documents: The applicants must submit the following documents:
- Diploma and transcripts of records (BSc and MSc)
- Acceptance Letter for the relevant MSc Programme at SCIENCE, if any
- Other information for consideration, e.g., list of publications (if any)
- 1-3 reference letters (if any)
- Admission Requirements: The candidate must have a master’s degree in a relevant subject.
- Language Requirement: Applicants who have previously studied in an English-speaking country, or have acquired fluent English proficiency by other means, may be exempt from submitting formal English test results to demonstrate their English proficiency.
The successfully selected applicants will be provided with a PhD Fellowship at the University of Copenhagen with a salary range starting at DKK 333,464 (approx. €44,461), including an annual supplement (+ pension at a minimum of DKK 54,191). Negotiation for a salary supplement is possible.