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8 phd fellowships porto

UCIBIO opens a call for 8 PhD fellowships in Biology/Biochemistry, Toxicology, Microbiology and Pharmaceutical Technology areas. These fellowships will be funded by Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia (FCT), based on a collaboration protocol with the Research Unit on Applied Molecular Biosciences - UCIBIO.

The fellowships aim at funding research activities performed by the awardee to obtain a PhD degree. Research will take place at UCIBIO, Faculty of Pharmacy of Porto University, but the work might involve collaboration with other institutions. The selected students should enrol in one of the PhD programs of Pharmaceutical Sciences.

Full information about the application requirements, research plans, scientific supervision, evaluation criteria, selection panel, and communication of the outcome of the application can be found here.


Applications and all supporting documents must be submitted exclusively at the dedicated online platform


Through the online platform, applicants must provide all requested information including:

1. List of all degrees, with name, institution, and classification.

2. Motivation letter.

3. Names and contacts of at least two references.