At Doctoral School of Physics programme offered at Eötvös Loránd University in the first two years, students are required to attend 8 courses as well and complete the corresponding exams. In order to get the degree, students must have at least two papers published (or accepted for publication) in internationally renowned journals. The degree can be defended after 6 semesters, the earliest. The students should submit a short progress report after each semester.
Our graduates apply successfully for postdoctoral positions all around the world, and later many of them get tenure or tenure track positions at universities or research institutes. Some of our students will pursue their research career in the non-academic environment of large international research institutions, tied to high-tech development.
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Materials Science and Solid State Physics;
Particle Physics and Astronomy; and
Statistical Physics, Biological Physics and the Physics of Quantum Systems.
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- A master’s degree in physics or in a closely related field is a mandatory requirement.
- Minimum level of language proficiency (oral) (A1-C2): B2
- Minimum level of language proficiency (written) (A1-C2): B2
- Online application form
- Transcript of records
- Motivation letter
- Letter of recommendation
- Copy of the main pages of the passport
- Passport photo
- Medical certificate
- Certificate of clean criminal records
- Copy of application fee transfer
- Reference work
- Language certificate
International5000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2500 EUR per semester during 48 months.
EU/EEA3820 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1910 EUR per semester during 48 months.
2,500 - 4.500 EUR (depending on the research topic)
Living costs for Budapest
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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