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Vienna Biocenter PhD Programme

Next call for applicants opens 15 September

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

Opens 15 September

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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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  • September 04, 2014 11:00

    VBC Regular Seminar

    Tony Hyman

    MPI of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Dresden

  • September 09, 2014 11:00

    VBC Regular Seminar

    Noboru Mizushima

    Tokyo University