PhD with Scholarship in Theology – UCPH, Denmark

    PhD with Scholarship in Theology - UCPH, Denmark

    PhD with Scholarship is available in the Faculty of Theology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

    PhD Scholarship at the Faculty of Theology


    Apr 12, 2021 23:59 (GMT +1)


    PhD with Scholarship

    No. of Position(s)


    Research area



    According to standard norms


    Faculty of Theology, Karen Blixens Plads 16
    2300 Copenhagen S

    Contract period

    3 Years


    Head of the PhD school
    Carsten Pallesen

    HR, Pernille Lykke Paulsen


    To be considered, applicants must have a Master’s degree in Theology or any other relevant Master’s degree or similar qualifications. Besides attention to the scientific quality and the feasibility of the proposed PhD project, the assessment will put emphasis on the talent for independent research demonstrated by the applicant usually through a Master’s thesis or similar. 

    Responsibilities/Job Description

    The PhD programme provides PhD students with strong research training which opens up a window of opportunity to a variety of careers within the private and public sectors. The programme includes the drafting of a PhD thesis, active participation in research networks, PhD courses, teaching, and other forms of knowledge dissemination.

    The granting of the PhD scholarship will take place under the agreement in force between the Ministry of Finance and the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations, AC. Under this agreement, a PhD scholarship holder is entitled to carry out relevant duties amounting to a total of 840 hours over the three-year period. The scholarship holder must also be prepared to take an active part in the Faculty’s research environment.

    How to Apply?

    The application must be made on a special form (see link at top of page). The application must be accompanied by the following appendices (scanned electronically)

    Documents required

    • Documentation for the Master’s degree
    • Short CV
    • Time schedule
    • Project description
    • Draft outline of the study programme
    • Budget for the three years of study

    If available, the following documents should also be submitted as appendices:

    • Master’s thesis
    • Master’s thesis assessment
    • List of publications

    Application and documentation can be submitted either in Danish or in English

    International applicant

    The University of Copenhagen offers a broad variety of services for international researchers and accompanying families, including support before and during your relocation and career counselling to expat partners. Please find more information about these services as well as information on entering and working in Denmark here:


    Applicants should familiarise themselves with the research strategy and the ongoing research at the Faculty before submitting their application. Further information can be found here:

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    Post expires at 8:59am on Tuesday April 13th, 2021 (GMT+9)