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Ph.D. On Campus

Life Sciences

Weizmann Institute of Science

54 months
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About

Distinct from the MSc track, the PhD track in Life Sciences at Weizmann Institute of Science does not comprise specialized programs such as Biology, Brain Sciences or Systems Biology.

Overview

At the Weizmann Institute of Science, the breadth of research collaborations and an international student body combine to create an unusual atmosphere ─ and a profile that rivals that of any leading research institution in the world.

Learning outcomes

As a PhD Life Sciences student at the Weizmann Institute of Science, you will be joining a highly diverse community of intelligent and committed scientists from many countries, working directly with research groups at the forefront of their fields internationally. 

The Institute’s exceptional staff and facilities provide a powerful foundation for your professional future, whether you aim to join the next generation of academic researchers and teachers, or to build a successful career in other fields.

Every PhD student must belong to a research group. The Head of that research group is appointed as your advisor. It is possible to appoint two advisors. Switching to another research group requires approval by the Board of Studies and the Dean of Feinberg Graduate School.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Introduction to Statistics for Life Sciences
  • Safety
  • Ethics
As a PhD student in the Life Sciences, you are required to accumulate the following credit points:
  • In the regular PhD Track
12 credit points by the Final Report (6 of them by the Interim Report)
  • In the direct PhD Track
30 credit points by the Final Report - including the MSc credit points accumulated

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 54 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

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

  • As a student at the Feinberg Graduate School’s MSc program, you’ll be exposed to both the best of science and the best of education. 
  • Students at the Feinberg Graduate School are involved in the research conducted at the Institute, working directly with research groups at the forefront of their fields internationally. 
  • The Feinberg Graduate School charges no tuition and provides all MSc students with full scholarships that enable them to completely devote their time to scientific research and study.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD per year during 54 months.
  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD per year during 54 months.

All students at the Feinberg Graduate School are exempted from paying tuition fees.

Living costs for Tel Aviv Yaffo

4103 - 6890 ILS /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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