Technical University of Denmark (DTU) Management Engineering is offering 3-year PhD Scholarship in Safety and Security Risks for Cyber-Physical Systems. The project will be carried out in close collaboration with the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) and will lead to a Double Doctorate Degree by DTU and NTNU

The Technical University of Denmark has an overall mission of developing and creating value using the natural sciences and the technical sciences to benefit society.

DTU Management Engineering is based on this underlying construct and the Department aims to develop and utilise new knowledge about Systems Analysis, Engineering Systems, Management Science, and Technology and Innovation Management to benefit society.


Academic Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing PhD programme.

Available Courses: Scholarship is awarded in Safety and Security Risks for Cyber-Physical Systems.

Country of Study: Denmark


Value of Scholarship Award: University offers an interesting and challenging job in an international environment focusing on education, research, scientific advice and innovation, which contribute to enhancing the economy and improving social welfare. They strive for academic excellence, collegial respect and freedom tempered by responsibility. The Technical University of Denmark (DTU) is a leading technical university in northern Europe and benchmarks with the best universities in the world.

Applicant Eligibility: Candidates should be highly motivated and hold a master’s degree in engineering or a similar degree with an academic level equivalent to the master’s degree in engineering. Some of the following areas are the prerequisite qualifications: computing, ICT, data processing, software development or similar.

Nationality: Citizens of all nationalities can apply for the PhD scholarship.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have master’s degree.

English Language Requirement: The candidate should have a very good command over the English language.

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How to Apply: Applications must be submitted as one pdf file containing all materials to be given consideration. To apply, please open the link “Apply online,” fill in the online application form, and attach all your materials in English in one pdf file. The file must include:

  • A letter motivating the application, including your research activities and ideas for the research project (cover letter, max 3 pages)
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Grade transcripts and copies of your original BSc/MSc diploma, certificates, and lists of subjects with your results as well as their official translation into English
  • Excel sheet with translation of grades to the Danish grading system (see guidelines and excel spreadsheet here)
  • Two reference contacts who may be contacted by the assessment committee


Application Deadline: The application deadline is May 15, 2017.

Scholarship Website