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How to apply for a PhD programme at Aarhus University

Apply to one of our five graduate schools

There are five graduate schools at Aarhus University. On their websites, you will find information about PhD programmes, available PhD positions, application deadlines, application guides, financing and salaries. You can also apply online.

If you are interested in applying for a PhD position at Aarhus University, please be aware of the specific requirements at each graduate school:

  • Specific application deadlines
  • English language requirements
  • Project description
  • Financing  your PhD
  • Contact with a potential supervisor

Application process 

  1. We recommend that you start by deciding which programme(s) you are interested in applying to. See an overview of the PhD programmes at Aarhus University
  2. Once you have decided on a programme or programmes, please consult the website of the relevant graduate school for information on how and when to apply for a PhD position.

Graduate school websites for applicants