ICFO is now accepting applications for fellowships for PhD programme. Applicants of all nationalities are eligible to apply for this fellowship programme.

As an institution, ICFO strives to be a resource for science, technology and talent and to provide ICFO researchers with unique skills to become successful and independent future leaders, both in the academic and industrial worlds.

The main objective of the university is to provide high quality, comprehensive educational and training opportunities that are compatible to changing needs of the students.

In order to be eligible applicants must have a high working knowledge of English.

Deadline : 26 March 2017
Study in : Spain
Providers : Institute of Photonic Sciences(ICFO)
Course Level : Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Field of Study :
  • Biophysics & Biomedical Optics
  • Optical Sensing, Optoelectronics & Photovoltaics
  • Nonlinear Optics, Ultrafast Optics & Atto-Physics
  • Nanophotonics, Optomechanics & Nanomechanics
  • Experimental Quantum Optics & Quantum Information
  • Theoretical Nanophotonics, Quantum Optics & Quantum Information
APPLY NOW

Scholarship Award:

Fellowships include medical care coverage and work accident insurance through the Spanish social security system, providing access to the Spanish public health care system.

Eligibility: 

To be eligible for an ICFO PhD position, candidates must:

  • Have an internationally-recognized Master-equivalent degree. The degree must be in a field of science and engineering related to the ICFO research activities. Degrees issued within the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) must have an equivalent to 300 ECTS, out of which a minimum of 60 ECTS must have been obtained in postgraduate studies. Please, if in doubt regarding your academic eligibility, contact us at jobs-at-icfo.eu.
  • Have an excellent academic record, previous research experience and a strong commitment for scientific research.
  • Have a high working knowledge of English.

Additionally, candidates for the ICFOstepstone-COFUND positions must comply with the following EU-rules by the time of activation of the COFUND-PhD-contract:

  • Candidates should not have resided in Spain for more than 12 of the last 36 months.
  • The Master-equivalent degree should not be older than 4 years. Exceptions are made for documented periods of parental leave. Other equivalent exceptions may be considered when properly documented and motivated by the applicant, e.g, in case of applicants from underdeveloped countries, minorities, or for applicants that pursued their studies under comparatively unfavorable conditions.

Persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. No restrictions of citizenship or gender apply to the ICFO International PhD Fellowship Program.

Nationality:

Applicants of all nationalities are eligible to apply for this fellowship programme.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: In order to be eligible applicants must have an internationally-recognized Master-equivalent degree. The degree must be in a field of science and engineering related to the ICFO research activities. Degrees issued within the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) must have an equivalent to 300 ECTS, out of which a minimum of 60 ECTS must have been obtained in postgraduate studies.

English language Requirements: In order to be eligible applicants must have a high working knowledge of English.

632 total views, 1 views today


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *