Available PhD positions

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.

NB:
Call deadlines are at 11.59 PM MET.

  • Within an application round you can apply for various projects, but please note that GSST only evaluates one application per applicant per project.
  • If you submit more than one application for the same project, GSST reserves the right to evaluate only the latest received application.