Denmark Technical University Compute invites highly talented young researchers who have obtained outstanding results during their MSc studies and who have demonstrated excellence and potential in their field of study, to apply for scholarships from DTU Compute.
Program details
The subject of the PhD project must be within one of the main research areas of the department:

  • Algorithms, Logic and Graphs
  •  Cognitive Systems
  •  Cryptology
  •  Dynamical Systems
  •  Embedded Systems Engineering
  •  Image Analysis & Computer Graphics
  •  Language-Based Technology
  •  Mathematics
  •  Scientific Computing
  •  Software Engineering
  •  Statistics and Data Analysis

Worth of Award

  •  Applicants can apply for fully funded or partially funded scholarships from DTU Compute.
  •  For partially funded DTU Compute scholarships documentation for the remaining funding must be provided with the application. The purpose of the co-funded
  •  The salary and appointment terms are consistent with the current Danish rules for PhD students. The period of employment is 3 is to increase the total volume of scholarships and to promote innovation in collaboration with external parties.


  •  Candidates should hold a MSc degree in engineering or a similar degree with an academic level equivalent to a MSc degree in engineering. Furthermore, good command of the English language is essential.
  •  All interested candidates irrespective of age, gender, disability, race, religion or ethnic background are encouraged to apply.

How to apply

  •   All applications must be made online
  • As a requirement, the application must include a letter of confirmation signed by the relevant DTU supervisor, stating that the supervisor and the candidate have agreed upon the PhD project.
  •   Therefore, you must have established contact with a supervisor at DTU prior to submitting your application.
  •   Applications must be submitted in English
  •   Applications must be submitted electronically as one single PDF file containing all materials to be given consideration.Applications must include the following documents:
  • Acceptance in writing from a supervisor at DTU Compute
  •   This application form
  •   A personal application addressed to the Dean of Graduate Studies and International Affairs
  •   Short description of the proposed PhD project
  •   Documentation for MSc degree incl. list of courses
  •   Excel sheet with calculation of weighted grade average (CV incl. list of publications
  •   Commitment from company

Deadline: all applications must be received by April 23, 2014.
Click here for details and to apply online.