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Aachen University Doctoral Program, Germany


July 15, 2015


Opportunity Cover Image - Aachen University Doctoral Program, Germany

The AICES doctoral program is open to a limited number of extremely well-qualified students with a recent Master's degree, and a substantial background in their proposed field of study. Applications to the doctoral program are accepted continuously

All selected applicants receive a tax-exempt stipend of 2000 Euro per month during the three-year research phase.


The requirements for admission are:

  • - a recent Master's degree in CES, engineering, geoscience, mathematics, physics or computer science,
  • - evidence of English-language skills,
  • - a high quality of scholarship evident from transcripts and other application materials.


Be certain to include all items from our Checklist in your application package:

  • - a signed and completed application form
  • - an up-to-date CV
  • - transcript(s) from universities you have attended
  • - a statement of purpose
  • - TOEFL score or other evidence of English skills
  • - three letters of recommendation

To apply, fill out the application form and send it, together with any supporting material,  electronically, as PDF file(s),

or by mail to:

RWTH Aachen University
52056 Aachen

Please note that we are only able to evaluate complete applications.  


See our list of frequently-asked questions first. 

Equal Opportunities

The AICES Graduate School and RWTH Aachen University do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, religion, disability, age, or national or ethnic origin. Read more here.

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Publish Date
June 23, 2015


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