PhD Fellowships at the Max Planck ETH Center for Learning Systems in Germany

Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems and the Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich, the Max Planck ETH Center for Learning Systems (CLS) are glad to offer an excellent doctoral fellowship Program. Students from all over the world are welcome to apply. The deadline is November 12, 2018.

Award Value
The duration of the CLS PhD Fellowship is initially three years. For fellows with good progress it can be extended for maximal one year to complete the PhD thesis (decision to be taken by the CLS Steering Board, without additional interviews). CLS PhD fellowships will be remunerated according to the rules of the Max-Planck Society and ETH Zurich, respectively. The corresponding guidelines for doctoral education apply. The CLS will pay for a part of the position, which is matched by the host lab at the Max-Planck-Society and ETH Zurich, respectively.

Level and Area of Studies
PhD Program in various subjects of Biological fields.

Place of Study
In Germany.

Eligibility and Criteria
Candidates are expected to have a completed master’s degree in computer science, physics, engineering, applied mathematics, materials science, neuroscience or other relevant fields as well as an excellent track record and must meet the general admission requirements for a doctorate at ETH Zurich (available at

Applicants’ Nationality
There is no citizenship restriction.

Application Instruction
The application instruction can be seen at the link below.

Submission Deadline
12 November 2018.

Website and Application Link