The four-year programme is divided into a predoctoral year followed by three years of PhD training at one of the Novo Nordisk Foundation research centers.
The first year of the programme includes short rotations, a common course, common seminars and selection of PhD project. All awardees will have to pass an examination at the end of the first year in order to qualify for the following three years of PhD education. You can find more information at the programme website.
Full salary and tuition fee will be covered by the Novo Nordisk Foundation. The Copenhagen Bioscience PhD Programme at the University of Copenhagen offers the possibility to rent an apartment for the first year, in the city centre of Copenhagen, ranked as the most liveable city in the world, again, in 2016.
You can apply until:
Always verify the dates on the programme website.
This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.
The Copenhagen Bioscience PhD Programme is funded by the Novo Nordisk Foundation. Funding covers salary and tuition costs for selected candidates.
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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