The Aalborg University offers a three-year fully funded Ph.D. scholarship under the research project ‘The Rise of an Educationalized World: A Global Analysis of OECD’s Educational Recommendations, Programmes, and Impact’. This scholarship is open to Danish and international students.
Aalborg University (AAU) is a dynamic and innovative, independent research and educational institution in the field of public administration under the supervision of the Minister for Science, Technology, and Innovation. AAU offers programs and research in the humanities, natural, social, engineering and health. The programs are aimed at both the private and the public sector. AAU is engaged in local, regional and national problems and are actively pursuing international cooperation.
Applicants must have excellent language skills in written and spoken English.
Course Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing Ph.D. program.
Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the field of Education.
Scholarship Award: It is a prerequisite for allocation of the stipend that the candidate will be enrolled as a Ph.D. student at Doctoral School of the Faculty of the Humanities, in accordance with the regulations of Ministerial Order No. 1039 of 27 August 2013 (Ph.D. Order).
Scholarship can be taken in Denmark
Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for scholarship:
Ph.D. stipends are normally for a period of 3 years. Ph.D. stipends are allocated to individuals who hold a Master’s degree, or expect to have obtained the Master’s degree before February 1, 2017 (thesis contract and documentation of the date of the exam must be enclosed if the applicant has not obtained the Master’s degree at the time of the application).
The applicant must:
- Hold a relevant master degree (preferably in education, political science or history)
- Have excellent language skills in written and spoken English
- Have experience with document analysis
- Have experience with archival work
- Be willing to travel to archives and international conferences.
Nationality: This scholarship is open to Danish and international students.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirements: Applicants must hold a relevant master degree (preferably in education, political science or history).
Test Requirement: No
English Language Requirements: A good proficiency in English is required in order to be able to teach in English and to prepare the PhD-thesis in English. For non-Danish speaking applicants, it is expected that they take Danish language courses.
How to Apply: The application must include the following and be written in English or Danish
• Application form
• Copy of diplomas/transcripts
• Curriculum vitae (CV)
• Project description
• List of written work
• Sample of written work, e.g. Master’s thesis
• A certified copy of IELTS or TOEFL test result (please see admission requirements for details on language requirements)
Application Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is 26-October-2016.