5th Call for Applications : European PhD Program in Relativistic Astrophysics: IRAP PhD Program

This internationally recognized PhD program has the prestigious label Erasmus Mundus Joint Doctorates (EMJDs) from the EACEA agency (Education, Audiovisual & Culture Executive Agency) of the European Commission.

Our consortium is composed of 13 Institutions and Universities all over the world and the laureates will have access to a worldwide research network.

Twice per year, the selected PhD students will attend one month of lectures by world-renowned professors at a center of our consortium. In May 2012, the Nobel Prize of Physics Murray Gell-Mann and the French Academician Thibault Damour gave lectures at the International PhD School in Relativistic Astrophysics. In May 2013, the Director of the Institut des Hautes Etudes Scientifiques, Jean-Pierre Bourguignon participated in the training of our students.

At the end of their program of excellence, our students will receive the PhD in Physics and Relativistic Astrophysics recognized by all the universities of our consortium.

We invite students, who wish to pursue a career of excellence in physics or in astrophysics to file an application. The student should apply online on our website: www.irap-phd.eu

The deadline for applications is February 16, 2014 at midnight. Proof of English language proficiency is required. Native English speakers are exempted from providing such a proof.