Prospective Students

Vienna Biocenter PhD Programme

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Deadline for Winter Call - 15 November

Vienna Biocenter Summer School

Summer Undergraduate Fellowships

Next Application Period Opens 1 December 2014

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VBC PhD Symposium 2014

Complexity of Life

VBC Campus - 6/7 November 2014

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Winter Call for PhD Applications

Deadline 15 November

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Welcome to the VBC PhD Programme!

Here you will find the freedom and means to develop a brilliant PhD project.

The Vienna Biocenter (VBC) PhD Programme in Life Sciences has been successfully running since 1993, providing students from all over the world with exceptional training. As a student at the VBC PhD Programme you will be supervised by a top scientist and have full access to state-of-the-art facilities, thus giving you an opportunity to launch a successful scientific career.

The Vienna Biocenter Campus is extremely dynamic and highly multidisciplinary with research areas ranging from molecules to populations.

The VBC PhD Programme is jointly organized by IMP, IMBA, GMI and MFPL. The degree is awarded by the University of Vienna.


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  • October 30, 2014 11:00

    VBC Regular Seminar

    John T. Lis

    Cornell University

  • November 13, 2014 11:00

    VBC Regular Seminar

    Herwig Baier

    MPI of Neurobiology

The Vienna Biocenter in the third district of Vienna has established itself as the premier location for life sciences in Central Europe and is a world-leading international bio-medical research center.


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