Fully accreditated in 2009 as the first PhD program in Germany according to European standards (ECTS), the Hannover Biomedical Research School features an interdisciplinary curriculum leading to a PhD thesis after 3 years.
The program is a joint venture between the following institutions:
# Hannover Medical School
# The University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover
# The Leibniz Universität Hannover
# The Fraunhofer Institute ITEM Hannover
# The Friedrich Löffler Institute Mariensee
# The Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research (HZI) Braunschweig
# TwinCore (Hannover)
PhD topics cover a broad spectrum, including the following areas:
# Immunology & Infection
# Molecular & Cell Biology
# Hematology & Oncology
# Biochemistry & Structural Biology
# Stem Cell Research
Potential PhD students: Holders of an M.Sc. or equivalent degree in Medicine, Veterinary Medicine, Biology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology or Molecular Biology.
Medical students/graduates are invited to check MD/PhD education for more clinical training options. Please note that we only award a PhD title (not an "MD/PhD")
What we offer: In-depth basic science seminars for the first two years. And all are welcome to attend lectures of the Biomedicine or Biochemistry Master programmes.
Next application deadline: April 1st, 2017. Online application from December 1st 2016 at http://www.hbrs-application.de