Welcome to the application of the IMPRS-MCB PhD program! We are now accepting applications for fall 2018.

Important information:

You must have completed a MSc or equivalent degree in the biological sciences before entry into the program (September 2018). Additionally, you will need to have extensive experience (at least 4-6 months) in biological or bioinformatics research to be considered.

  • IMPRS-MCB Application opens: 20 November 2017
  • Applications must be submitted no later than Wednesday 10 January 2018.
  • Submission deadline of reference letters is Wednesday 31 January 2018 (17:00 Central European Time).
  • Round One Skype interviews will occur the week of 20 February.
  • Final candidates invited to Freiburg for interviews from 9-11 April 2018.
  • Accepted candidates will start their thesis research in September 2018.

Please note that IMPRS-MCB will reimburse travel expenses and cover accommodation for candidates participating in the interviews in Freiburg.

If you cannot find the answers to your questions on our website, please contact us at imprs@ie-freiburg.mpg.de.