Europe is a continent that offers scholarships from different countries and different universities. The universities are offering fully-funded PhD scholarships which are available to Africans. Below is a comprehensive list of them. Please note that the list will constantly be Updated.

1. Postdoc Position at the Institute for Zoology and Biocentre at Uni of Cologne Germany 2019

The Institute of Biology and Centre at the University of Cologne in Germany is currently accepting applications for a postdoc position in 2019. Worth of Award: If the applicant meets the relevant wage requirements and personal qualifica­tions, the salary is based on remuneration group 13 TV-L of the pay scale for the German public sector. Deadline: The application deadline is June 30, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply.

2. PhD Scholarship at Center for Isotope Research at Uni of Groningen in the Netherlands 2019

The Center for Isotope Research at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands is offering PhD Scholarships for qualified candidates in 2019. Worth of Award: a salary of € 2,325 gross per month in the first year, up to a maximum of € 2,972 gross per month in the fourth and final year, a full-time position (1.0 FTE). Deadline: April 30, 2019, 23:59 / before May 1, 2019, Dutch local time.  Click here for more details and to apply.

3. K.T Tan PhD Scholarship for International Students at Australian National University 2019

The Australian National University is inviting Applications for the K.T Tan PhD Scholarship for International Students in Australia for the 2019/2020 academic session. Worth of Award: The scholarship provides an amount worth up to $27,596 per annum. The scholarship provides a stipend paid fortnightly in arrears. There are also allowances for thesis reimbursement and paid medical, maternity and paternity leave. Deadline: May 31, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

4. Joint PhD Studentship in Artisanal and Small-scale Mining in Australia 2019

The University of Exeter and the University of Queensland are inviting exceptional students to join a world-leading, cross-continental research team in Australia 2019. Worth of Award: Full tuition fees, a stipend of £15,000 p.a, travel funds of up to £15,000 and RTSG of £15,000 are available over the 3.5-year studentship, The studentship provides funding for up to 42 months (3.5 years). Deadline: May 19, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

5. PhD Stipend in Mathematical Statistics at Aalborg University in Denmark 2019

The Faculty of Engineering and Science, Department of Mathematical Sciences, at Aalborg University offers a PhD stipend within the general research programme Mathematics, Physics and Computational Science in 2019. Worth of Award: Appointment and salary as a PhD fellow are according to the Ministry of Finance Circular of November 10, 2015 on the Collective Agreement for Academics in Denmark, Appendix 5, regarding PhD fellows, and with the Ministry of Finance current circular on the employment structure at Danish Universities. Deadline: May 15, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

6. Science Communicator PhD Position at TU Delft University in the Netherlands 2019

The Faculty Technology, Policy and Management at the Delft University of Technology is inviting applications for Science Communicator PhD Position in the Netherlands 2019. Worth of Award: In accordance with the conditions applied at Erasmus University Rotterdam as indicated in the Collective Labour Agreement (CAO NU) of the Dutch universities, the salary is dependent on the candidate’s experience and is set at CAO NU scale 11 with a minimum of  € 3637,- and a maximum of € 4978,- gross per month, on a full-time basis. In addition, EUR pays an 8% holiday allowance and an end-of-year payment of 8.3% and offers excellent secondary benefits. Deadline: May 20, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

7. PhD Scholarships at the Copenhagen Centre for Social Data Science in Denmark 2019

The Copenhagen Centre for Social Data Science (SODAS) invites applications for 2-3 PhD scholarships in Social Data Science, starting from Sept 1, 2019, or as soon as possible thereafter. Worth of Award: PhD students are paid a salary in accordance with the agreement between the Ministry of Finance and the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations (AC). The PhD student has a work obligation of up to 840 hours over the three-year period of time without additional pay. The work obligation can, for instance, include teaching. Deadline: May 15, 2019.  Click here for more details and to apply 

8. PhD Positions at Center for Information and Bubble Studies (CIBS) in Denmark 2019

The Department of Media, Cognition and Communication, Faculty of Humanities, University of Copenhagen (UCPH), Denmark, invites applications for two PhD positions in 2019. Worth of Award: PhD scholars at the Faculty of Humanities are appointed under the terms and conditions of the collective bargaining agreement between the Danish Ministry of Finance and the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations. Deadline: May 16, 2019, at 23.59 (11.59 pm) (CEST). Click here for more details and to apply

9. PhD Stipends in Engineering and Science Education at Aalborg University in Denmark 2019

The Technical Faculty of IT and Design, Department of Planning, at Aalborg University offers one or more PhD stipend(s) within the general study programme Planning and Development in 2019. Worth of Award: Appointment and salary as a PhD fellow are according to the Ministry of Finance Circular of November 10, 2015, on the Collective Agreement for Academics in Denmark, Appendix 5, regarding PhD fellows, and with the Ministry of Finance current circular on the employment structure at Danish Universities. Deadline: May 09, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

10. PhD Stipends in Machine Learning for Wireless Communications in Denmark 2019

The Technical Faculty of IT and Design, Department of Electronic Systems, at Aalborg University offers one or more PhD stipends in Ultra-reliable Low Latency Connectivity within the general study programme Wireless Communications in 2019. Worth of Award: The salaries are very competitive and composed by the following allowances: living, mobility and family. Appointment and salary as a PhD fellow are according to the Ministry of Finance Circular of November 10, 2015 on the Collective Agreement for Academics in Denmark, Appendix 5, regarding PhD fellows, and with the Ministry of Finance current circular on the employment structure at Danish Universities. Deadline: May 10, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

11. PhD Scholarship in Green National Accounting at Uni of Copenhagen in Denmark 2019

University of Copenhagen (UCPH) is offering a PhD scholarship with a specialization in Green National Accounting at the Department of Economics in 2019. Worth of Award: PhD students are paid a salary in accordance with the agreement between the Ministry of Finance and the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations (AC). The PhD student has a work obligation of up to 840 hours over the 3 year period of time without additional pay. Deadline: June 10, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

 12. FSCIRE Postdoctoral Fellowships for International Students in Italy 2019

The John XXIII Foundation for Religious Studies in Italy invites applications for Postdoctoral Fellowships for the 2019/20 academic year. Worth of Award: Junior Research Fellow (2 years, renewable). The successful candidate will sign a research contract for two years, equivalent to the Italian “Assegno di ricerca junior” (which amounts to a monthly net sum of about € 1,400). Senior Research Fellow (2 years, renewable) The successful candidate will sign a research contract for two years, equivalent to the Italian “Assegno di ricerca senior” (which amounts to a monthly net sum of about € 1,600). Deadline: June 20th, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

13. 9 PhD Scholarships in Economics and Management at University of Padova in Italy 2019

The Department of Economics and Management (DEM) of the University of Padova is inviting applications for its PhD scholarship in Italy for the 2019/2020 academic session. Worth of Award: The DEM offers a stimulating learning and research environment to students from around the world. Nine scholarship will be offered to the best applicants. Deadline: May 14, 2019, at 13.00 (CEST). Click here for more details and to apply

14. 3-year PhD position in Microstructure Imaging at DTU in Denmark 2019

The Technical University of Denmark(DTU) Compute’s Section for Image Analysis and Computer Graphics is inviting applications for its PhD position in Microstructure Imaging in Denmark for the 2019/2020 academic session. Worth of Award: The appointment will be based on the collective agreement with the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations. The allowance will be agreed upon with the relevant union. The period of employment is 3 years. Deadline: May 15, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

15. PhD Scholarships in Operations Management at Copenhagen Business School in Denmark 2019

The Department of Operations Management at Copenhagen Business School in Denmark invites applications for up to three vacant PhD scholarships in 2019. Worth of Award: The scholarships are fully salaried positions, according to the national Danish collective agreement. The scholarship includes the tuition fees, office space, travel grants plus a salary, currently starting with per month DKK 23.770 (app. 3,160 euro) up to DKK 28.964 (app. 3,860 euro) depending on seniority, plus a pension contribution totalling 17,1 % of 85 per cent of the base salary. The salary level and appointment is determined by the Ministry of Finance’s collective agreement with the Central Academic Organisation. Deadline: June 5, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

16. PhD Scholarships for International Students at University of Camerino in Italy 2019

International School of Advanced Studies, University of Camerino in Italy invites applications for the admission for Doctoral degree programs for 2019/20 academic session. Worth of Award: The scholarship varies, ranging from full to partial funding. Successful applicants will be communicated. Deadline: June 24, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

17. PhD Position in Responsible Management Education/Transformative Learning in Denmark 2019

Copenhagen Business School in Denmark invites applications for a vacant 18-month PhD scholarship within the fields of responsible management education and transformative learning (on the organizational and/or individual level) at the Department of Management, Society and Communication in 2019. Worth of Award: This PhD Scholarship runs for a period of 18 months, and includes teaching obligations equivalent of ½ stipend (312 work hours). The scholarship is a fully salaried position, according to the national Danish collective agreement. The PhD student will be enrolled at Organisation and Management Studies. Deadline: May 26, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

18. PhD Position in Bio-based and Biodegradable Polymers at Maastricht Uni the Netherlands 2019

Maastricht University in the Netherlands invites applications for a PhD candidate synthesis and evaluation of biobased and biodegradable polymers in 2019. Worth of Award: The full-time position is offered for four years (first year + three years after receiving a positive evaluation) with a yearly evaluation. The salary will be set in PhD salary scale of the Collective Labor Agreement of the Dutch Universities (€2.325 gross per month in first year to €2.972 last year) On top of this, there is an 8% holiday and an 8.3% year-end allowance. Deadline: June 13, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

19. Professor of Applied Economics at Technical University of Denmark 2019

The Technical University of Denmark invites applications for positions as professor or professor with special at the DTU Management – Department of Technology, Management, and Economics, 2019. Worth of Award: The appointment will be based on the collective agreement with the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations. The allowance will be agreed upon with the relevant union. Deadline: June 28, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

20. PhD Scholarship in Organizing Megaprojects at Copenhagen Business School in Denmark 2019

The Department of Organization at Copenhagen Business School invites applications for a vacant PhD scholarship within the field of project studies in 2019. Worth of Award: The scholarships are fully salaried positions, according to the national Danish collective agreement. The scholarship includes the tuition fees, office space, travel grants plus a salary, currently starting with per month app. DKK 23.770 (app. 3,160 euro) up to DKK 28.964 (app. 3,860 euro) depending on seniority, plus a pension contribution totalling 17,1 % of 85 per cent of the base salary. Deadline: June 8, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply 

21. PhD Scholarship in Corporate Governance at Copenhagen Business School in Denmark 2019

Copenhagen Business School invites applications for a vacant PhD scholarship in Corporate Governance and Board Work at the Center for Corporate Governance (CCG), which is part of the Department of Accounting in 2019. Worth of Award: A PhD scholarship runs for a period of 3 years, and includes teaching obligations equivalent of ½ year’s work (840 work hours). The scholarships are fully salaried positions, according to the national Danish collective agreement. The scholarship includes the tuition fees, office space, travel grants plus a salary, currently starting with per month app. DDK 27.135 up to DKK 32.771 depending on seniority, plus a pension contribution totaling 17,1 % of 85 per cent of the base salary. Deadline: June 1, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

22. Postdoctoral Fellowship in Sociology or Equivalent at University of Oslo in Norway 2019

Department of Sociology and Human Geography in the University of Oslo in Norway invites applications for a Postdoctoral Fellow (SKO 1352) in Sociology or equivalent in 2019. The position is for a period of 3.5 years, including a  year at a foreign institution. Worth of Award: salary NOK 515 200 – 597 400 per annum depending on qualifications, a professionally stimulating working environment, attractive welfare benefits and a generous pension agreement, in addition to Oslo’s family-friendly environment with its rich opportunities for culture and outdoor activities. Deadline: June 3, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

23. PhD Scholarship in Spatial Sciences at University of Groningen in the Netherlands 2019

The Faculty of Spatial Sciences at the University of Groningen (RUG) is looking for 2 PhD Scholarship candidates in 2019. Worth of Award: You enrol in the PhD Scholarship Programme and receive a scholarship of € 2,120 per month (gross) from the University of Groningen. Deadline: May 23, 11.59pm/before May 24, 2019 Dutch local time (CET). Click here for more details and to apply

24. PhD Scholarship in Consumption, Culture, and Commerce at SDU in Denmark 2019

Department of Marketing & Management invites applications for one 3-year PhD position within Consumption, Culture, and Commerce at University of Southern Denmark, SDU 2019. Worth of Award: Your employment as a Salaried PhD Research Fellow is governed by the agreement of 10 November 2015 on Graduate Employees in government appendix 5 – protocol on PhD Research Fellows. The scholarship runs for three years. Deadline: June 10, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

25. 5 PhD Scholarships at the Department of Management, Politics and Philosophy in Denmark 2019

The Department of Management, Politics, and Philosophy (MPP) including CBS LAW at Copenhagen Business School invites applications for up to five PhD positions in 2019.
Worth of Award: The scholarships are fully salaried positions, according to the national Danish collective agreement. The scholarship includes the tuition fees, office space, travel grants plus a salary, currently starting with per month app. DKK 24.480 (app. 3,284 euro) up to DKK 29.829,76 (app. 4,000 euro) depending on seniority, plus a pension contribution totaling 17,1 % of 85 % of the base salary. Deadline: June 3, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

26. PhD Position in Wallenberg Artificial Intelligence Programme at at Umeå University Sweden 2019

The Department of Computing Science at Umeå University invites applications for a Wallenberg Autonomous Systems Program (WASP) PhD student position in Computer Science with a focus on social aware AI in 2019. Worth of Award: Employment is limited to four years of full-time or up to five years for teaching part time. Salary is set in accordance with the established salary ladder for PhD position. Deadline: May 31, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

27. Department of History PhD Fellowship at University of Southern Denmark 2019

The University of Southern Denmark, SDU is inviting applications its PhD fellowship from the Department of History in Denmark for the 2019/2020 academic year. Worth of Award: A PhD Fellowship is a three-year position. Employment ends automatically by the end of the period. The holder of the fellowship is not allowed to have other paid employment during the three-year period. The successful applicant will be employed in accordance with the Protocol on PhD Research Fellow signed by the Danish Ministry of Finance and AC (the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations) of 10 November 2015, enclosure 5, Deadline: June 25, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

28. PhD Fellowship in General Didaktik at University of Southern Denmark 2019

The University of Southern Denmark(SDU) is inviting applications for its PhD fellowship in General Didaktik at the Department for the Study of Culture in Denmark for the 2019/2020 academic session. Worth of Award: A PhD Fellowship is a three-year position. Employment ends automatically by the end of the period. The holder of the fellowship is not allowed to have other paid employment during the three-year period. The successful applicant will be employed in accordance with the Protocol on PhD Research Fellow signed by the Danish Ministry of Finance and AC (the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations) of 10 November 2015, enclosure 5, Deadline: June 11, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply 

29. 31 PhD Positions for International Students at Gran Sasso Science Institute in Italy 2019

Gran Sasso Science Institute is inviting applications for the 31 PhD Positions for International Students in Italy for the 2019/2020 academic session. Worth of Award: The fellowships are awarded for 4 years and their yearly amount is € 16.159,91 gross. All PhD students have free accommodation at the GSSI facilities and use of the canteen. Deadline: June 18, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

20. PhD Fellowship in Social Science Didactics at University of Southern Denmark 2019

University of Southern Denmark, SDU is inviting applications for its PhD fellowship in Social Science Didactics at the Department for the Study of Culture in Denmark, for the 2019/2020 academic session. Worth of Award: A PhD Fellowship is a three-year position. Employment ends automatically by the end of the period. The holder of the fellowship is not allowed to have other paid employment during the three-year period. The successful applicant will be employed in accordance with the Protocol on PhD Research Fellow signed by the Danish Ministry of Finance and AC (the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations) of 10 November 2015, enclosure 5, Deadline: May 19, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

 

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