Scholarships and PhD Updates – December 21, 2015

Scholarships and PhD Updates- Looking for scholarships and fully funded PHD positions in Abroad in 2016? Here is an article regarding Scholarships and PhD Updates in which you can get complete information about Masters & MBA Scholarships andPhD positions for Indian students to Study Abroad. This opportunity will help to the deserving and needy students to help in their studies.

Scholarships and PhD Updates
Scholarships and PhD Updates

Scholarships  and PhD Updates- December 21, 2015:

Fully Funded PhD Position in Pharmaceutical Technology and Biopharmacy – University of Groningen, Netherlands

The Groningen Research Institute of Pharmacy (GRIP) and the Jolff Institute of the University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG) is accepting applications for a PhD position within the Department of Pharmaceutical Technology and Biopharmacy.

The successful PhD candidate should have:

  • Masters’ degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Medical Biology, or a related area
  • Good knowledge of written and spoken English
  • Enthusiasm for pharmacological research in an interdisciplinary setting

Amount of Scholarship:

  • Tuition Fees and Research Expenses
  • Month Living Stipend of EUR 2,150 (taxable)

Duration: 4 years

Application Deadline: January 5, 2016

More details and application process: Click Here


PhD in Structural Neurobiology – KU Leuven, Belgium

A PhD position is available for immediate start in the lab of Structural Biology at KU Leuven, Belgium. The student will work towards the understanding of the structural basis of ligand-gated ion channel function. The specific objective will be to understand the structural determinants of ligand recognition, and the mechanism of channel gating and ion selection and permeation. The project will include methods like X-Ray Crystallography, Cryo-EM, protein expression and purification studies.

Application Deadline: The official deadline is January 24. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Contact for Further Information:

Website: Laboratory of Structural Neurobiology and Doctoral School of Biomedical Sciences

Institut Curie COFUND International PhD Program – 12 PhD positions in October 2016 – Paris, France

Twelve research teams are recruiting PhD students for the IC-3i PhD program, co-funded by the European Commission.


  • Biology & Chemistry of Radiations, Cell Signaling & Cancer
  • Development, Cancer, Genetics & Epigenetics
  • Integrative Tumour Biology, Immunology & Environment
  • Multiscale Physics-Biology-Chemistry & Cancer

Application Deadline: February 4, 2016

For eligibility criteria and application process, please Click Here.

PhD Studentship in Immunity in Cancer & Allergy – ICA, University of Salzburg, Austria

5 fully-funded PhD positions are available in the field of immunological aspects of cancer and allergy at the University of Salzburg, Austria.


  • Hedgehog-GLISignaling and Tumor Immunity
  • Helicobacter pylori-deregulated signal transduction inMALT lymphoma
  • Inflammation-related epigenetic changes in lung carcinogenesis
  • Skin vaccination with a modular nanoparticle vaccine platform
  • Translational immunology of allergen-nanoparticle mixtures

 Application Deadline: January 31, 2016

 For more details and application procedure, Click Here.


CeMM International PhD Program 2016 – Vienna, Austria

The research Center for Molecular Medicine is looking for exceptionally motivated and talented PhD students with keen interest in human genomics and medicine. The four themes for 2016 will be infection, immunity, metabolism and cancer. CeMM is associated with the Medical University of Vienna.

Application Deadline: February 12, 2016.

Contact Person for queries: Dr. Catherine Llyod (

For eligibility criteria, project details and application process – Click Here.

INSPIRE PhD Program 2016 – Paris, France

Project: understanding the molecular mechanisms of growth control in mammals relevant to human pathology and the understanding of complex regulation in PI3K/mTOR signalling pathway. The project will involve different in vivo (mouse models) and in vitro models (primary and established cell cultures); gene therapy using viral vectors; therapeutic pharmacological approaches; signal transduction; proteomic and metabolomics approaches.


Application deadline: January 8, 2016

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Head of School (Geosciences) Master Scholarship – University of Edinburgh, 2016-2017

Applications from students studying a full-time taught Master’s degree in one of the following eligible subject areas are considered:

  • Carbon Management
  • Earth Observation and Geoinformation Management
  • Ecosystem Services
  • Environment and Development
  • Environmental Sustainability
  • Geographical Information Science
  • Environment, Culture and Society.
  • Marine Systems and Policies

Scholarship Amount: GBP 5,000

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Orebro University Master Scholarship – 2016/2017

Orebro University (Sweden) is currently inviting application from international student who wish to undertake Master programs.

Amount of Scholarship: Partial or Full tuition fees

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UWE Bristol International Postgraduate Scholarships – 2016/2017

The University of the West of England (Bristol) is offering range of scholarships for undertaking Master studies, starting in September 2016.

You need to hold an offer in order to apply for the scholarships. Hence, applications should be made as soon as possible.

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Graduate School of Science (GSS) Scholarship for International Students – University of Tokyo

Scholarships are available for academically outstanding international students who will be commencing Master studies in April/September 2016.

Amount of Scholarship: Tuition Fees and Monthly Living Stipend (150,000 Yen)

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