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Applied Physics 

Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e)

Ph.D. On Campus
48 months
Tuition fee
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As an PhD in Applied Physics at Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e), you dive into the principles, concepts and theories that are associated with physics. Rather than only studying them, you will also learn how to apply what you have been taught. 

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Applied Physics  PhD from Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e)  is a four-year, full-time salaried research positions. Under the supervision of a professor, you will carry out cutting-edge research within the field of your choice. Successfully defending your dissertation is valuable proof that you are able to work at a very high scientific level. TU/e is a leading University in Engineering Science and Technology.


Researchers get the space and support they need to excel, and our small scale and personal approach makes it easy to communicate and collaborate with other departments. 

Programme Structure

Examples of applied physics research topics are: 

  • ultrafast laser-induced demagnetization, 
  • nanowires, 
  • nano biosensors, 
  • solar cells, 
  • mass- and heat transfer in micro-fluidic devices, 
  • lighting, 
  • plasma medicine, 
  • turbulence in geophysical flows and transport in coatings. 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Master of Science degree 
  • Mastery of the English language 
  • Selection procedure is part of the application process. 
  • Need a vacancy in the department of your choice.

Tuition Fee

  • Candidates that are not hired by TU/e, are required to pay an annual bench fee of € 10,000. This covers the costs for education and supervision. 
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