PhD Scholarships in Engineering, Uni of Southern Denmark

The Faculty of Engineering

A number of Ph.D.-scholarships at the Faculty of Engineering will be
available as of 1st September 2008.

Information about the research areas at the faculty can be found at
our homepage: http://www.sdu. dk/tek/

The scholarships may be sought by students who wish to obtain a PhD
degree, either without or with a previous Master’s degree, and who
have agreed on a PhD project with a supervisor employed at the
Faculty of Engineering.

For applicants with a relevant Master’s degree, the scholarship will
be for three years of study.

The applications are evaluated based on a number of criteria: the
quality of the applicant (publications, grades, references, etc.),
the quality of the project, and the degree of co-financing (by the
supervisor, a Ph.D.-school, or the applicant). Special consideration
will be given to projects with relation to the strategic research
areas of the faculty. However, some scholarships will be based on an
open competition among the applicants.

The scolarships will be awarded within the Research Training
Programmes at the Faculty:
• Robotics
• Energy Efficient and Environmentally Efficient Technologies
• Functional Materials and Nanotechnology
• Applied Mathematical Modelling
• Product Design and Innovation

The scholarship is salaried in accordance with the agreement on
salaried Ph.D. students between the Ministry of Finance and AC (the
Danish Confederation of Professional Association) or for students
without a masters degree in accordance with the SU-law (the Danish
State Education Grant and Loan Scheme Authority), and

Further information about the Ph.D.-study can be found at the
homepage of Faculty: http://www.sdu. dk/tek/

The application is to be made using the official application form,
which can be downloaded from the homepage of the Faculty of
Engineering or can be requested from the faculty secretariat. Please
note that before sending in an application you must have defined a
PhD. project together with a supervisor at the Faculty of
Engineering, who must co-sign your application together with the
Department Head.

Please send three copies of the application and enclosures,
marked “Position no 084061”, to the University of Southern Denmark,
the Faculty of Engineering, Campusvej 55, 5230 Odense M. The
application must be at the faculty 1st August 2008 at 12 noon, at the

Application Deadline

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