Aarhus University Research Foundation is offering scholarships for PhD programme at the Graduate School of Health. The studentships are awarded to international PhD students enrolled at a non-Danish university.
Calls for AUFF grants are with the purpose of improving the internationalization of the PhD education at Health.
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The Graduate School of Health is one of Denmark’s largest graduate schools and holds long-standing traditions for recruiting students from the entire health science area.
Course Level: The studentships are available for pursuing PhD programme at the Graduate School of Health.
Study Subject: The studentships are awarded in the field of Biomedicine, Public Health, Clinical Medicine, Dentistry and Oral Health and Department of Forensic Medicine.
- Recruitment of talented international candidates to the PhD program at Health: DKK 15,000 for 1-3 months as funding for a research stay at Health. The purpose of the research stay is an assessment of the candidate’s suitability for PhD studies at Health.
- Travel grant for a research stay at Health for international PhD students: DKK 15,000 for 3-6 months as funding for a research stay at Health. The purpose of the research stay is PhD studies and project work relevant to the candidate’s PhD program.
Number of Awards: Not Known
The award can be taken in Denmark
Eligibility: The grant awarded is a scholarship to international potential PhD students with a qualifying degree from a non-Danish university.
Nationality: International students are eligible to apply.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have master’s degree.
Test Requirement: No
English Language Requirement: Applicants must have a high level of English proficiency. This means that applicants are expected to have English language qualifications comparable to the English B level from the Danish upper secondary school (gymnasium). International qualifications comparable to this level are:
- TOEFL test results of at least 560 (paper based test) or 83 (internet based test)
- IELTS test with a minimum score of 6.5 points
- C1 level obtained by examination from a CEFR-validated English language course
How to Apply: Please use the application form. Applications must be emailed as one PDF file to graduateschoolhealth-at-au.dk. Enrolment and scholarship
- Project description 3-5 pages*
- Main supervisor statement
- Transcript of records (+Bachelor’s diploma if achieved)
- Motivation for applying for a Research Year and funding
- Documentation of submitted applications for other foundations (receipts or refusals, not the application(s).)
- (Co-supervisor statement(s))
- (A listing of planned PhD courses you plan to participate in, during your research year)
Application Deadline: The application deadline is April 17, 2017.