PhD Global Refugee Studies Scholarships, Aalborg University Denmark is open for . The scholarship allows level programm(s) in the field of taught at . The deadline of the scholarship is .
PhD Global Refugee Studies Scholarships
Aalborg University Denmark is offering PhD Scholarships to study Global Refugee Studies at the Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Cultural and Global Studies. The Scholarship is offered to denmark citizens and International students.
AAU contributes to the knowledge build-up of the global society as well as to the development of the prosperity, welfare and culture of Danish society. This is accomplished through research, research based education, public sector services and knowledge collaboration.
All PhD positions at Aalborg University require that candidates have acquired a Danish five-year Master’s degree or have completed another similar programme. Foreign applicants must forward verified IELTS test (International English Language Testing System).
Position is available for pursuing PhD programme.
Position is open at the faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Culture and Global Studies.
Disciplines and Subjects:
Global Refugee Studies
Appointment and salary in accordance with the Ministerial Order on the Appointment of Academic Staff at Universities No 242 of 13 March 2012 and The Ministry of Higher Education and Science Circular concerning the job structure for academic staff at universities of 19 August 2015. Salary will be in accordance with the agreements in force.
-The PhD scholarship has duration of three years. Applicants to the PhD scholarship must hold a degree equivalent to a Danish Master’s degree. Applicants enrolled at a Danish Master programme who expect to graduate before the date of appointment must forward a copy of their thesis contract and documentation for the date of their final exam.
-The completion of the scholarship will be in accordance with the Ministerial Order on the PhD Programme at the Universities No 1039 of 27 August 2013 (only available in Danish), and it is a prerequisite for allocation of a scholarship that enrolment as a PhD student at the Doctoral School of Social Sciences takes place.
-It will be considered an advantage, but not a prerequisite, that applicants have experiences with problem based learning, which is Aalborg University’s pedagogical model. Applicants who are qualified to teach within other areas of the programmes mentioned should state this in their application.
Danish and foreign applicants can apply for this PhD position.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: All PhD positions at Aalborg University require that candidates have acquired a Danish five-year Master’s degree or have completed another similar programme.
English Language Requirement: Foreign applicants must forward verified IELTS test (International English Language Testing System).
The required components for complete application packet are as follows:-
-letter of motivation
-project proposal (approx. 5 pages) containing the research project title, an outline of the course of study and a description of the overall problem areas
-information on which language the PhD thesis is expected to be written in
-diplomas confirming academic degrees (Master degree), including academic transcripts
-foreign applicants must forward verified IELTS test (International English Language Testing System). Exempted are applicants with at Master Degree from Denmark, United Kingdom, Ireland, South Africa, Australia and Canada
-Co-author statement. If publications that have been written in cooperation with others are submitted, a declaration from each of the authors must be enclosed. The declaration must state the extent of the applicant’s contribution to the total work and be signed by the authors.
-Application for credit transfer if relevant.
Application procedure for Aalborg University Scholarship:
The complete application including attachments shall be sent electronically by selecting the “apply online” function.
: The deadline to apply is February 25, 2016.
More about Aalborg University:
Aalborg University is a Danish university located mainly in Aalborg, Denmark with campuses in Aalborg, Esbjerg and Copenhagen. Aalborg University (AAU) was established in 1974 under Aalborg University Center (AUC), but changed its name to Aalborg University in 1994. Today, Aalborg University is the fifth largest university in Denmark based on the number of enrolled students. In Aalborg, the university is mainly located on the main campus in the eastern part of the city, but the university also has departments located in downtown Aalborg. Currently, Aalborg University has approximately 21,606 students and 3,479 employees.