Industrial PhD

The Industrial PhD scheme is a business-oriented research project and a PhD programme, conducted in cooperation between a company and a university.

The programme takes three years. It is a unique career opportunity for astute-minded individuals, who want to forge a career, whilst doing a research degree.

Learn more about the Industrial PhD that is run by the Innovation Fund Denmark.

Research to use in practice

When you work in a company as part of the course, your research becomes application-oriented and can quickly be put to practical use.

The company gets a unique opportunity to evolve, while as a PhD student you can benefit from the knowledge and feedback, which is offered by the University.

Contact us if you have any questions

Interested in learning more about the opportunities for an Industrial PhD student? Contact SDU RIO by email or call (+45) 6550 2022.

We will be happy to give you advice on the administrative aspects of the application process.

Read about Kirsten who was hired as an industrial PhD at Hydac.


Contact us

If you have any questions, write to us or call us on (+45) 6550 2022.

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