Doctoral Position for International Students in Microbial Physiology at Aalto University, 2020

Application Deadline: November 30, 2019

Brief Description

  • University or Organization: Aalto University
  • Department: NA
  • Course Level: Doctoral
  • Award: 2400€/month
  • Access Mode: Online
  • Number of Awards: NA
  • Nationality: International
  • The award can be taken in Finland


  • Eligible Countries: International aspirants can apply
  • Acceptable Course or Subjects: The award is available for a doctoral degree program in Microbial Physiology
  • Admissible Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the following criteria:
  • MSc in a suitable field, such as microbial physiology, metabolic engineering, genetics, systems biology, biophysics or biochemistry
  • Be highly committed to science and strive for excellence
  • Develop own smart ideas and think independently
  • Be able to focus on solving tough scientific problems
  • Have good written and oral communication skills in English

How to Apply

  • How to Apply: Interested applicants are required to take a doctoral degree program at the university. After that, they should complete the application form and contact Prof. Silvan Scheller
  • Supporting Documents: Cover letter, CV, certificates, courses completed (including grades), MSc thesis (if already finished), and research interest description, and names and contact details of references must be submitted
  • Admission Requirements: The knowledge base and skills required for doctoral studies shall be demonstrated by a master’s degree or by a degree earned abroad that qualifies them for equivalent doctoral studies in the country where the degree was earned.
  • Language Requirement: Successful applicants must have an excellent command of Finnish, Swedish or English. Recognized language tests and minimum score requirements IELTS (Academic IELTS only): 6.5, and 5.5 for Writing and TOEFL.
  • Benefits: The University will provide the salary plus occupational health benefits to the successful candidates.

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