The Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Science at the University of Copenhagen is offering 2 PhD scholarships in functional technology for high-performance architectures commencing 1 November 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter.

The positions are funded by the Independent Research Fund Denmark Grant “Functional Technology for High-Performance Architectures (FUTHARK)” held by Professor Fritz Henglein.

The University of Copenhagen is the oldest university and research institution in Denmark. Founded in 1479 as a studium generale, it is the second oldest institution for higher education in Scandinavia after Uppsala University.

Applicants must have excellent language skills in English and have excellent communications skills.

2 PhD Fellowships in Functional Technology for High-Performance Architectures Denmark Description: 

  • Applications Deadline: 19 August 2019 The University of Copenhagen
  • Course Level: Fellowships are available to pursue PhD programme.
  • Study Subject: Functional Technology for High-Performance Architectures
  • Scholarship Award: The starting salary is currently at a minimum DKK 317.459 including annual supplement (+ pension up to DKK 43.852). Negotiation for salary supplement is possible.
  • Nationality: International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship.
  • Number of Scholarships: Up to two fellowships are available.
  • Scholarship can be taken in Denmark

Eligibility for the 2 PhD Fellowships in Functional Technology for High-Performance Architectures Denmark: 

Eligible Countries: International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

Entrance Requirements: Applicants should hold

  • A BSc or MSc degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or a related field and good English skills
  • Demonstrated talent within programming languages e.g. by top grades in relevant courses in mathematics or computer science or by publications at conferences like PLDI, POPL and ICFP

English Language Requirements: Applicants must have good English skills.

Application Procedure for 2 PhD Fellowships in Functional Technology for High-Performance Architectures Denmark:

How to Apply: The application, in English, must be submitted electronically by clicking apply now below.

Please include  

  • Cover Letter
  • CV
  • Diploma and transcripts of records (BSc and MSc)
  • Acceptance Letter for the relevant MSc Programme at SCIENCE (if any and if applying for the integrated MSc and PhD scheme),
  • Other information for consideration, e.g. list of publications (if any),
  • Full contact details (Name, address, telephone & email) of 1-3 professional referees

The University wishes our staff to reflect the diversity of society and thus welcomes applications from all qualified candidates regardless of personal background.

Online Application

Scholarship Link