The different divisions at the department handle recruitments for doctoral studentships and the Deputy head of department decides on admission into the Doctoral programme.
A PhD student is normally employed by the department for five years. Therefore, an open graduate student position must be available at the time of applying for graduate studies. Open graduate student positions are announced at chalmers.se under "Vacancies
We also consider industrial graduate students for studies with us. Such a student is typically employed in industry or at a non-academic research lab.