Please note that we only accept applications from students who

  • have not yet started their PhD studies OR who are within their first 6 months of PhD studies at the two universities which are affiliated to the CoQuS programme (University of Vienna and TU Wien).
  • handed in their application before the cut-off date (the application deadline).
  • apply not more than once within their first 6 months of PhD studies.
  • have not applied before.

Admission procedure

DateDeadline
Spring/Summer 2017Opening CoQuS call

30 July 2017

Closure CoQuS call

August 2017

Information on pre-selection

9 & 10 October 2017

Hearing in Vienna

Submission of application

 

1st step in the application procedure

Applicants are requested to provide their application documents via the online submission system and inform their academic advisors about the submission guidlines concerning the recommendation procedure.

To be submitted by the applicant:

  • Online application


It is the applicants' responsibility to inform their academic advisors about the deadlines and submission procedure of the recommendation form and letter. The academic advisors should submit their recommendation form and letter to be found via the link below no later than 30 July 2017!


To be submitted by 2 academic advisors*:


Please notice the CoQuS application deadline for this call: 30 July.
All applicants will be notified of the decision of the pre-selection committee in August 2017.


2nd step in the application procedure


Short-listed candidates will be invited to a two-day hearing taking place ín Vienna in October 2017. The applicants will be asked to give short presentations and will be interviewed by the selection committee. The applicants will also have the opportunity to visit the CoQuS laboratories.
The short-listed applicants will be notified of the final decision of the selection committee shortly after the hearing.

 

* For the recommendation letters Internal candidates (i.e. candidates from the two universities which are affiliated to the CoQuS programme, the University of Vienna and the Vienna University of Technology), at least one of the academic advisors must be external to CoQuS and its groups.