IMPRS-CS PhD Program: This program leads to a doctoral degree (PhD) and is open to students who already hold a research oriented Master’s degree in Computer Science (or an equivalent degree). Admitted students will receive a support contract that covers all living expenses and tuition fees. These support contract recipients are automatically members of the Saarbrücken Graduate School of Computer Science at Saarland University.
Number of Scholarships: 15
- Algebraic Geometry and Computer Algebra
- Algorithms and Complexity
- Artificial Intelligence
- Automation of Logic
- Computational Biology and Applied Algorithmics
- Computational Complexity
- Computer Architecture and Parallel Computing
- Computer Graphics
- Computer Vision
- Databases and Information Systems
- Dependable Systems and Software
- Human Computer Interaction
- Information Security and Cryptography
- Information Systems
- Machine Learning
- Mathematical Image Analysis
- Operating Systems and Distributed Systems
- Programming Languages and Compiler Construction
- Programming Systems
- Reactive Systems
- Software Engineering
- Theoretical Computer Science
- Ubiquitous Media Technologies
Requirements and Qualifications:
- Applicant must hold or be about to receive a Master’s degree in Computer Science (or an equivalent degree) from a research-oriented institution of higher education.
- Applicant must have outstanding academic performance (rank at or near top of class).
- Applicant must have excellent oral and written English language skills.
- Applicant must demonstrate aptitude for independent and creative work.
- Applicant must have performed research and published (or submitted for publication) the results
Application must be supported by:
- Bachelor’s and Master’s certificate (if available)
- school leaving certificate
- grade transcripts from Bachelor and Master study
- names and email addresses of professors or similar willing to give reference for the candidate (3)
- motivation letter indicating reasons for pursuing a PhD in computer science at the International Max Planck Research School for Computer Science and applicant may state his/her preferred supervisor or research group
- submission of TOEFL scores, TSE scores or the Cambridge Certificate is strongly encouraged but not mandatory
- submission of GRE general and GRE Computer Science subject test scores is strongly encouraged but not obligatory
- abstract of Master’s thesis
- note: TOEFL-code for Saarland University is 8399 and there is no application fee.
|Organization||International Max Planck Research School for Computer Science (IMPRS), Saarland University|
|Subject areas||Computer Science, Information technology|
|Fellowship amount||Fully funded|
|Eligibility||Open to International applicants|
|Deadline||28th February 2019|