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Vienna Biocenter PhD Programme

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Deadline for Winter Call - 15 November

Prospective Students

Vienna Biocenter PhD Programme

Next call for applicants opens 15 September

VBC PhD Symposium 2015


VBC Campus - 5/6 November 2015

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Winter Call for PhD Applications

Call opens 15 September

VBC PhD Award 2015

Applications until October 19

VBC PhD Programme: Empowering Curious Researchers

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. The VBC programme has established itself as one of the premier programs in biology and life sciences in the heart of Europe.


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  • October 15, 2015 11:00

    VBC Regular Seminar

    Ben Scheres

    Wageningen University

  • October 16, 2015 16:00

    Current Topics at VBC

    Youssef Belkhadir


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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