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How to apply

Apply to one of our four graduate schools

There are four graduate schools at Aarhus University. On their websites you can find information about PhD programmes, available PhD positions, application deadlines, application guides, financing and salaries. You can also apply online.

If you wish to apply for a PhD position at Aarhus University, please be aware of the specific requirements at each graduate school regarding:

  • Application deadlines for open calls
  • Language skills
  • Project descriptions
  • Financing your PhD (scholarship or fellowship)
  • Contacting a potential main supervisor

Application process 

  1. We recommend you start by finding the programme(s) of your interest. See an overview of the PhD programmes at Aarhus University http://talent.au.dk/phd/programmerogkurser/
  2. Once you have found a programme, please see the relevant graduate school website for information on how and when to apply for a PhD position

Graduate school websites for applicants