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The Graduate School BuildMoNa is a structured doctoral programme that focuses on interdisciplinary graduate education through top-level research within the framework of the Research Academy Leipzig.
The Graduate School’s materials research concept is based on a “bottom-up” approach. Progressive building blocks, such as nano-objects, smart molecules, polymeric scaffolds, peptides, and active proteins, are combined – preferentially by self-organisation – to create fundamentally new classes of materials that are inspired by active, adaptive living matter.
Further information and research topics are available at our website.
Please indicate that you are applying for a scholarship within the DAAD-funded programme by adding “DAAD-GSSP” in the comment field of the online application form.
The DAAD-funded Graduate School Scholarship Programme is open for highly motivated and excellent foreign applicants with a BSc, MSc or equivalent degrees (obtained during the past year). The applicant should be ranked among the best third of the graduates. Especially applicants from emerging and developing countries are strongly encouraged to apply. Applicants should have stayed for less than one year in Germany when applying for a scholarship. The scholarship is first awarded for one year and can be extended to a total of three years (four years for applicants from emerging and developing countries) on application.
To better plan and organise their stay in a foreign European country, researchers and their families can also benefit of the free and personalised assistance offered by the EURAXESS Services Centres, a network of more than 200 centres located in 40 different European countries.