EUI: Opportunities @ Doctoral Programme

Exceptional opportunities offered by a doctorate at the EUI.

The application period for the European University Institute’s (EUI) Doctoral Programme is now open. The deadline for submitting applications for the next academic year is 31 January 2015.

The EUI is looking for highly motivated and qualified candidates to further complement the already outstanding quality of its current scholars. 160 grants are available for a fully funded PhD programme for the best students residing in the EU.

Having exclusively focused on postgraduate studies for more than 40 years, the EUI offers one of the world’s largest doctoral and postdoctoral programmes in the social sciences in a setting that combines excellent research supervision with numerous opportunities to participate in cutting-edge research. Home to an intellectual community of more than 900 scholars from over 60 countries, the EUI has an excellent record in job placement and alumni careers: 69% are employed in academic positions, 19% have jobs in the private sector or in national governments, while 12% work in international organisations. In general, over 30% of all EUI alumni now occupy senior positions in their chosen career paths.

Sending your most valuable candidates to the EUI’s PhD programme will reflect positively on the quality of your institution, since many EUI researchers go on to become faculty members of elite universities, both in their country of origin and around the world.

You can find more information on research themes, application requirements, grants and eligibility on our website. Please do not hesitate to contact us for more information at the following address: