Pursue a career in research

PhD programmes at EUR

From award winning scientists to PhD students, everyone at Erasmus University Rotterdam is engaged in creating new knowledge. Pursue your career in research by starting a PhD track in our multidisciplinary, international setting with social relevance in mind. Where disciplines meet, knowledge is advanced.

PhD programmes and research areas

Erasmus University Rotterdam has concentrated its education and research in four research areas, in which the university enjoys international recognition: Health, Wealth, Governance and Culture. Our PhD programmes in these four areas are conducted at research schools and institutes, or in faculty research groups.

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Graduate schools, research schools & institutes

PhD programmes and specific research topics

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Are you a PhD candidate from China?

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Looking for information about PhD defence ceremonies?

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