The department leverages new forms of interaction where the main goal is to realize and study networks of systems in a societal context and to design and analyze the emerging interaction patterns. This is done by using recent developments in data acquisition and data analysis technology. These two research streams are reflected in our research clusters ‘Future Everyday’ and ‘Systemic Change.’
Industrial Design 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.
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PhD programs at TU/e offer a wide range of courses geared toward personal and professional development. In contrast to most other countries, PhD students in the Netherlands are salaried university employees.
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- 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.
- 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.
Living costs for Eindhoven
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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