Available PhD positions

Application guide

Before you apply please read the Application Guide, since this contains important information regarding application content, formal requirements, etc.



PhD application deadlines

There are four yearly PhD application deadlines. The deadlines are the same for both applications on open calls and specific projects:

Closing dates

Review of applications

Decision informed to applicants

Start date at the earliest*

1 Feb

Feb - March

End of March

1 May

1 May

May - June

End of June

1 Aug

1 Aug

Aug - Sep

End of Sep

1 Nov

1 Nov

Nov - Dec

Beginning of Jan

1 Feb

*The start date depends on various factors, e.g. conditions met, getting a study- and residence permit (international students), etc.

Call deadlines are at 11.59 PM MET.