Today an increasing number of industrial and
social challenges call for specialized and high-level research skills. Being
awarded a PhD degree represents the recognition of the international scientific
community and can lead to significant future opportunities in both academia and
Chalmers provides a strong research environment with an international
atmosphere. Our vision, Chalmers – for a
sustainable future, permeates all activity within the fields of research,
education and innovation. The goal is to develop solutions that are needed to
create a sustainable future.
Doctoral studies enable you to develop a research
specialty and your own scientific concepts. Pursuing a doctoral programme helps
you develop skills that are sought after by employers in all fields. You will
develop your analytical skills, become a team player and a problem solver, and
develop your communication and presentation skills.
Chalmers, we offer a highly attractive and competitive form of doctoral
education. As a doctoral
student you are hired by Chalmers. A doctoral position is a full-time temporary
employment, generally limited to a maximum of five years. The position includes
a monthly salary and doctoral studies are free of tuition fees.
studies at Chalmers develop your ability to carry out research of highest
international standards to the benefit of a sustainable society. Our close
connections with industry and emphasis on applied research ensure that the
education remains highly focused and relevant.