RISE PhD Fellowships Announcement

Call title:
PhD Fellowships
Types of partners sought
Applicants must: be 35 years of age or younger on the date of application; have a Bachelor’s degree (4 years or 5 years program) in the area of concentration; have an MA/MSc in the area of concentration; have a proven record of high-achievement; have a PhD thesis proposal centred on the topic of interest from the composed list of RISE topics; be fluent in written and verbal communication in English

The Research Centre on Interactive Media, Smart System and Emerging Technologies (RISE), announces five (5) PhD Fellowships under various Multidisciplinary Research Groups (MRGs). The Fellowships aim to encourage participation in RISE’s Doctoral Training Program.

Fellowships will be for up to 3 years, during which the candidate needs to complete his/her PhD. The fellowship includes a monthly salary of €1.650 (€19.800 yearly) along with a tuition waiver for the Host University.

RISE is a newly founded research centre in Cyprus aiming to become a centre of excellence empowering knowledge and technology transfer in the region. It is a joint venture between the Municipality of Nicosia, the Max Planck Institute for Informatics (Germany), the University College London (UK) and the three public universities of Cyprus - the University of Cyprus, Cyprus University of Technology, and Open University of Cyprus. This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme H2020-WIDESPREAD-01-2016-2017 (Teaming Phase 2) under grant agreement No. 739578, as well as from the Cypriot Government, the local partners, and other sponsors.

Deadline of the call: