You can apply for the position if you have not yet graduated. In this case, a relevant academic degree (MSc, MD or equivalent) in a field suitable for their thesis project should be completed and obtained no later than 31.12.2018. Please notice that the electronic application form asks you to download a copy of the degree diploma (MSc, MD or equivalent). In you do not yet have obtained the degree diploma, you can download an empty pdf-page.
In addition to the electronic application form, a recommendation letter from your (intended) supervisor is required. The recommendation letters are sent using this form. Also, if you do not yet have a study right, a signed letter of commitment from the supervisor(s), who have agreed to supervise your thesis, is needed. Please notice that it is the responsibility of the applicant to take care of that recommendations are sent by the deadline, which is 4 October 2018 at 23.59 EEST (UTC+3).
Please notice that the research plan needs to be written in English and it needs to be attached as a separate file to the application form.
The board of the programme evaluates the applications. Candidates may be interviewed before selections.