|Deadline: 31st August, 2022||Providers: Norwegian University of Life Sciences|
|Funding Types: Fully Funded||Study in: Norway|
|Subjects: Subjects offered by the University||Study Level: PhD, Postgraduate|
About the Scholarship
Norwegian University of Life Sciences is looking for outstanding students who may wish to study the importance of leptospirosis in dogs and humans in Norway and its impact as a travel disease. Interested persons can apply to the university for the PhD scholarships in Infection Biology – Leptospirosis and One Health for the academic year 2022-2023.
The Departments of Preclinical Sciences, and Companion Animal Clinical Sciences at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine at the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU) are offering this Norwegian University of Life Sciences International Scholarship for up to three years of study. All students with the appropriate degree qualification may apply. A PhD post will be provided to the chosen candidates, paying NOK 501.200 per month.
Benefits of the Scholarship
The Norwegian University of Life Sciences will provide the chosen applicants with a post with a government salary of NOK 501.200 for up to three years of PhD study.
Eligibility Country: Both domestic and International students may apply for this Norwegian University of Life Sciences International Scholarship.
Eligible Courses or Subjects: Students may apply for the PhD program run by the Norwegian University of Life Sciences’ Faculty of Veterinary Medicine.
Eligibility Requirements: The applicants must fulfill each of the requirements listed below in order to be eligible:
- The candidates must be very passionate about microbiology and One Health.
- The candidates must have prior lab training in bacteriological and/or immunological techniques.
- Small animal clinical practice experience is advantageous for applicants, but not required.
- Both verbal and written Scandinavian language ability is required of applicants.
Supporting Records: The university requires the following paperwork from the students:
- Academic resume (Electronic) copies of degree diplomas and academic transcripts (all certified)
- Names and contact information for two references (with phone numbers and e-mail addresses)
- Entry requirements: To be eligible for Norwegian veterinary authorization, students must possess a veterinary medicine degree.
- Language Requirement: In compliance with NMBU requirements, students are required to present proof of their English language competency.