Interdisciplinary Joint PhD Scheme

Central European University (CEU) invites applications for eight new fully funded interdisciplinary Joint PhD Fellowships starting in the 2020/2021 academic year. The joint PhD Fellowship entails supervision by expert faculty members from at least two CEU academic units, who are already engaged in ongoing research in the designated thematic areas, and a CEU Doctoral Scholarship.

The Joint PhD Fellowships are funded by the CEU Intellectual Themes Initiative and offered in the following thematic areas in 2020/2021 academic year:

Interested applicants are invited to apply to the listed PhD programs, clearly indicating in the application materials (personal statement/motivation letter) that they are applying for the Joint PhD Fellowship funded by Intellectual Themes Initiative in the chosen thematic area. For more information about the application procedure or program requirements, please visit the PhD program website or contact the respective academic unit. For more general inquiries about the Joint PhD Fellowship scheme, please contact us at

Application deadline: March 31, 2020 (23:59, Central European Time)