PhD stipends for 2019 – University of Copenhagen

12 October 2018

PhD stipends for 2019


A number of attractive PhD stipends in mathematics are available. The starting date for the stipends is the spring or fall of 2019. Candidates are expected to have obtained a Master´s degree, or equivalence thereof, before starting.

The stipends run for 3 years, which is the duration of the PhD program. You can find more information about the PhD program on the homepage

The PhD stipends include full tuition and a salary of approximately 3,350 EUR per month before taxes (DKK 300,174 per year) plus pension contributions of 17% of the salary (DKK 41,013 per year). Salary, pension and terms of employment are in accordance with the agreement between the Ministry of Finance and The Academics Central organization.

There are formally 2 calls:

If you intend to work with someone in our two sections in pure mathematics: Geometric Analysis and Mathematical Physics (GAMP) and Topology, Functional Analysis and Algebra (TFA):

> Apply here for GAMP and TFA

If you intend to work with someone in our  two sections in applied mathematics and statistics (including mathematical biology): Insurance and Economics (IE) or Statistics and Probability Theory (SPT): 

>Apply here for IE and SPT 

Your application and all supporting documents must be submitted no later than  22 November 2018.

Please read this mini-guide on how to fill the online application form.