PhD Fellowships

The LARSyS PhD Programs initiative has the objective of strengthening the advanced training of students in the areas contributing to the associated laboratory’s strategic thematic areas: OCEANS, INTERACTION, URBAN, AIR, and LIFE and the contribution to promote cross-collaboration between its research units: ISR, ITI, IN+, and MARETEC. Scholarships will be granted in the following research profiles:

A. Robotics, Brain and Cognition
B. Networked Cyber Physical Systems
C. Sustainable Energy Systems
D. Digital Media

Candidates Requirements

The call is open to National citizens or citizens from other European Union member states; Citizens of third States; Stateless persons; Citizens enjoying political refugee status. To apply for the PhD scholarships, it’s necessary:

  • Hold a Licenciatura, bachelor’s or master’s degree;
  • For the scholarships (Bolsa Mista) whose work plan runs partially in foreign institutions, only candidates (both national and foreign citizens) who live in Portugal permanently and habitually are admissible;
  • Not having benefited from a PhD scholarship or PhD in companies directly funded by FCT, regardless of its duration.

Applications must be submitted through an online platform. For the details of the call and submission instructions check the link below, “Terms of the Call”.

Before applying, it is strongly recommended the reading of the call announcements

Selection Committee
OpenJune 23rd (noon WEST) – July 23rd (midnight WEST)Terms of the Call
Selection Commitees