PhD

As a PhD student at the University of Copenhagen you have the opportunity to advance your international career as part of a world class research team. Every year, UCPH enrols more than 700 new PhD students. The University of Copenhagen offers cutting edge research in an international atmosphere. In 2013 Monocle Magazine heralded Copenhagen as “the most liveable city in the world”.

Read about the job structure and the recruitment process for faculty and academic staff.

TITLE FACULTY LOCATION DEADLINE
Notice of PhD scholarships at the Department of Nordic Studies and Linguistics Faculty of Humanities Institut for Nordiske Studier og Sprogvidenskab 26-01-2022
PhD scholarships at the Saxo Institute Faculty of Humanities Saxo-Instituttet - Arkæologi, Etnologi, Historie og Græsk og Latin 26-01-2022
Notice of PhD scholarships at the Department of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies Faculty of Humanities Institut for Tværkulturelle og Regionale Studier 26-01-2022
PhD scholarships at the Department of English, Germanic and Romance Studies Faculty of Humanities Institut for Engelsk, Germansk og Romansk 26-01-2022
Notice of PhD scholarships at the Department of Arts and Cultural Studies Faculty of Humanities Institut for Kunst- og Kulturvidenskab 26-01-2022
PhD scholarships at the Department of Communication Faculty of Humanities Institut for Kommunikation 26-01-2022
PhD fellowship in food biotechnology Faculty of Science FOOD 27-01-2022
PhD fellowship in Genomics of Metabolic Disease Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Basic Metabolic Research 29-01-2022
PhD fellowships in experimental aspects of non-abelian condensed matter physics at the Niels Bohr Institute Faculty of Science Niels Bohr Institutet 30-01-2022
PhD Fellowship in Chromatin Replication, Epigenetic memory, and Genome stability Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research 30-01-2022
PhD fellowship(s) in virus-host interactions Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences Department of Immunology and Microbiology 30-01-2022
PhD fellowship in Environmental Chemistry Faculty of Science Department Plant and Environmental Sciences 30-01-2022
PhD fellowship in Geodynamics Faculty of Science Department of Geosciences and Natural Resource Management 31-01-2022
PhD fellowship in therapeutic targeting of protein phosphatases at the Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research 31-01-2022
PhD fellowship in Circadian Neurobiology and Endocrinology in Copenhagen Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences Department of Neuroscience 31-01-2022
PhD fellowship in microalgae biotechnolgy Faculty of Science FOOD 31-01-2022
PhD fellowships in Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning Faculty of Science Department of Computer Science 01-02-2022
PhD in Nano-Biotechnology and Plant Science Faculty of Science Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences 01-02-2022
PhD fellowship in microbial metagenomics of Arctic food webs Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences GLOBE Institute / Ilisimatusarfik 06-02-2022
PhD fellowship in “Super Resolution Ultrasound Imaging of the Healthy and Diseased Kidney - verification using µCT” at the Department of Biomedical Sciences Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences Department of Biomedical Sciences 06-02-2022
PhD fellowship in Medical Science and Technology Studies at the Department of Public Health Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences Department of Public Health 13-02-2022
PhD position on stochastic thermodynamics of biological processes Faculty of Science Niels Bohr Institutet 15-02-2022
PhD fellowship in behavioural neuroscience at the Department of Neuroscience in Copenhagen Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences Department of Neuroscience 15-02-2022
PhD fellowship in geology Faculty of Science Department of Geoscience and Natural Resource Management 15-02-2022
PhD fellowship in Experimental Quantum Optics Faculty of Science Department of Niels Bohr Institute 28-02-2022
PhD fellow in Mechanobiology and Active Matter Faculty of Science Department of Niels Bohr Institute 28-02-2022
PhD fellowship in PICKFOOD at the Niels Bohr Institute Faculty of Science The Niels Bohr Institute 28-02-2022
PhD fellowship in theoretical condensed matter physics at the Niels Bohr Institute Faculty of Science The Niels Bohr Institute 01-03-2022
PhD position in Quantum Optomechanics at the Niels Bohr Institute Faculty of Science Niels Bohr Institutet 01-03-2022