Applications are now open for STARS PhD program at Faculty of Science CUNI

23. 1. 2021 | Study in the Czech Republic

PhD studentThe PhD program supporting talented research students from across the world is now open to all applicants who hold a master‘s degree in science, medicine, pharmacology or a related field of study. During the STARS 2021 call, prospective students can apply until March 13th, 2021.

The Faculty of Science, Charles University in Prague, is a top-quality centre of research in natural sciences. STARS is its program supporting talented PhD students. The aim of this program is to provide high-quality education and an adequate income to PhD students of the Faculty.

Currently, there are  49 new calls in the following fields open:

  • biology
  • chemistry
  • geology
  • geography
  • environmental studies

Enrolled students receive a state-guaranteed scholarship of 20 500 CZK/month. An additional STARS-scholarship is offered for the 4-year study period for those students who maintain an A grade in annual evaluation.  The remuneration may be further augmented by the project supervisor. The PhD students accepted for the STARS program will work on the selected scientific project under the guidance of the supervisor.

How to apply:

Prospective students can choose up to three projects from the open calls for which they can then apply through an online application form until March 13, 2021.

For more information, go to the official website of the program.

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