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IMPRS-IEM PhD Fellowship for International Students in Germany, 2019

Applications are invited for IMPRS-IEM PhD Fellowship in Germany. Applications are open for international students to pursue PhD degree in the 2019-2020 academic year. The research carried out at IMPRS-IEM focuses on diverse questions in the fields of Immunobiology, Epigenetics, Metabolism, Cell Biology, Biochemistry, Proteomics, Bioinformatics, Functional Genomics.

The aim of this scholarships is to encourage and support academically able and talented students.

Deadline : 5 February 2019
Study in : Germany
Providers : International Max Planck Research School for Immunobiology, Epigenetics, and Metabolism (IMPRS-IEM)
Course Level : PhD degree
Field of Study :
  1. Immunobiology
  2. Epigenetics
  3. Metabolism
  4. Cell Biology
  5. Biochemistry
  6. Proteomics
  7. Bioinformatics
  8. Functional Genomics

Benefits of IMPRS-IEM PhD Fellowship:

Applicants are not required to have an individual fellowship to apply. All students offered entry into the program will be provided with an employment contract to cover living expenses. There are no tuition fees to pay. However, we encourage students to apply for such individual fellowships before and during their PhD for the purposes of CV building.

Nationality: Fellowships are available for International students.

Number of Scholarships: Numbers not given

Eligibility for IMPRS-IEM PhD Fellowship:

Eligible Countries: Fellowships are available for International students.

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet the following criteria:

We welcome applications from excellent and highly motivated students of all nationalities with a passion for science. We expect:

  • Outstanding academic record (GPA >80%, first or upper second class degree, top 10% of students in a given year)
  • Practical lab experience of at least 4-6 months
  • Excellent English language skills (TOEFL/IELTS or equivalent certificate recommended -not required- if you are not a native speaker or did not complete your University education in an English-speaking country)

Formal requirement: Applicants must hold an MSc/Diploma in Biology/ Biomedicine/ Biochemistry/ Bioinformatics or related subject (to be obtained before start of the program in September).

What is not required to apply for the IMPRS-MCB program?

Language Fluency for IMPRS-IEM PhD Fellowship

English is the official language of the program, and knowledge of German is not required. If you have taken an English language proficiency test (TOEFL/CET/ect.), we encourage you to upload your certificates in the application platform. You will be offered the opportunity to attend a free German language course if you choose to.

Standardized Tests for IMPRS-IEM PhD Fellowship

IMPRS-IEM does not require standardized testing such as the GRE for admissions. You may upload those certificates with your application if you choose to do so.

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