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PhDDoctoral School of Biology

Tuition fee €5,000 per semester
Application fee €35 per programme
Examination fee €100 per programme
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PhD studies are possible in all biology disciplines currently pursued in the biology departments of the Faculty of Science of the University of Szeged and at the Biological Research Centre of HAS Szeged, with special emphasis on molecular and experimental fields. The major fields are anthropology, biochemistry, biotechnology, cell biology, ecology, genetics, microbiology, molecular biology, neurobiology, and plant biology. A four-year scholarship for the PhD studies is sponsored by governmental and non-governmental organisations. The Departments of the University of Szeged and the research groups of the Biological Research Centre maintain close cooperation with laboratories both in Europe and overseas.

Some research areas: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Biotechnology; Physiology and Neurobiology; Genetics; Microbiology; Plant Biology; Human Biology; Ecology and Evolution; For more research topics please consult the programme website.

For further information visit our website or contact Prof. Csaba Vagvolgyi via or call +36 62 544 822.

Apply now! Spring semester 2019/20
Application deadline
Dec 9, 2019 23:59
Europe/Budapest time
Studies commence
Feb 3, 2020
Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
Application start
Jan 1, 2020
Application deadline
Jun 1, 2020 23:59
Europe/Budapest time
Studies commence
Aug 31, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States