Vienna PhD Scholarships in Informatics for International Applicants in Austria, and applications are submitted till June 2, 2014. Applications are invited for full time PhD scholarships in informatics at The Faculty of Informatics, Vienna University of Technology. The duration of PhD is three years which covers cost of living. Austrian and international students are eligible for applying this program. All courses are taught in English. Selected students may receive a scholarship amounting to EUR 1,000 per month to cover the cost of living. English language proficiency test is required if students are from non native English speaking countries. Full details:
School(Institutions/ Country): | Austria, Vienna
Level: PhD Degree
Field(s): The PhD School’s curriculum covers the five main research areas of the Faculty of Informatics: - Business Informatics; - Computational Intelligence; - Computer Engineering; - Distributed and Parallel Systems; and - Media Informatics and Visual Computing.
Deadline: June 2, 2014.
Funded By: Vienna University of Technology (TU Vienna)
Beneficiaries(Target Groups): Vienna PhD Scholarships in Informatics is targeted for Austrian and international students.
‣ Award No: The PhD School at Vienna University of Technology (TU Vienna) admits no more than 15 PhD students per year. Among the admitted students, some may receive a scholarship (subject to budgetary constraints). This decision is taken separately.
‣ Scholarship Duration: Students have to attend the school for three years. During the first two years they have to follow courses, whereas in the third year they exclusively work on their PhD thesis. The program is a full-time one.
‣ Scholarship covers: A selection of the admitted students may receive a scholarship amounting to EUR 1,000 per month to cover the cost of living (subject to budgetary constraints).
‣ The Vienna PhD School of Informatics is an international PhD School funded by the Vienna University of Technology (TU Vienna), the City of Vienna, and private sponsors.
‣ Students for this full-time program are recruited world-wide, all courses are held in English.
‣ Scholarships for the Vienna PhD School of Informatics are available for Austrian as well as international students.
‣ Students working at TU Vienna are encouraged to apply, up to a defined number. However, they are excluded from funding.
‣ Female applicants are explicitly encouraged to apply.
‣ In case of equal qualifications, preference will be given to female candidates.
‣ Applicants will notified by June 26, 2014.
‣ Applicants are required to apply online. https://applications.disi.unitn.it/edu/appform/login.xml
‣ Scholarship Applications are due on June 2, 2014.
‣ Application forms and guidelines can be download from the official website
‣ It is important to read the application procedure, and visit the official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.