Call for PhD fellowships-International Max Planck Research School on Astrophysics at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

*** Call for applications / PhD stipends for successful applicants ***

Boost your career and do your PhD in one of the largest centers
for Astronomy and Astrophysics in Europe! Work with the leading
scientists in the field to accelerate your scientific career!!

The International Max Planck Research School on Astrophysics
(IMPRS) is soliciting applications for its PhD program. Located in
the beautiful Munich-Garching area in southern Bavaria (Germany),
the school offers a unique environment for graduate students due to
the presence of four internationally renowned institutes which form
the school:

* The Max Planck Institute for extraterrestrial Physics (MPE)
* The Observatory of the University of Munich (LMU/USM)
* The Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics (MPA)
* The European Southern Observatory (ESO)

IMPRS offers a highly competitive PhD program, including lectures,
seminars and a research project supervised by leading scientists at
one of the participating institutions. Course language is English.
Students have access to the world largest ground- and spaced-based
observatories and instrumentation operated by the participating
institutes as well as to supercomputers for advanced numerical
simulations and theoretical studies.

Applications for the PhD-program are open to students from all
countries. Successful applicants will get a fellowship and we will
assist you with all administrative matters. This means
"Concentrate on your research -- we do the rest!"

For more details see:

The closing date for applications for the program starting in
September 2015 is November 15, 2014. If for any reason you have
problems keeping the deadline, please inform us ahead and we will
extend it upon request.

For questions please contact the IMPRS admission office
or call us on Skype

With best regards,

Prof. Werner Becker

International Max-Planck Research School on Astrophysics
at the University of Munich I * M * P * R * S

Giessenbachstrasse 1
PO BOX 1312
85741 Garching Phone: +49 89 30000 3650
Germany Fax: +49 89 30000 3655