Opportunity: Fully-funded PhD positions within Political Science at Aarhus BSS Graduate School, Aarhus University

Aarhus University is currently inviting applications for fully-funded PhD positions in political science within the fields of international relations, comparative politics, political sociology, political behavior, public policy, political theory and public administration.

Aarhus BSS Graduate School invites applications twice a year for admission to the PhD degree programme.
These calls include a number of PhD positions in the areas of business and social sciences and openings in areas of special priority. In general the Graduate School receives approximately 350 applications per application round and approximately 10% of the applicants are offered enrolment.

Application deadline

The general call is open for application 2 January 2023 to 2 February 2023 at 23.59 CET.  

The biannual open application rounds will occur expectedly in the period start January – start February and 1 August – medio September.

If you submit more than one application for the same call, Aarhus BSS Graduate School reserves the right to assess the last application received. The other application(s) will be considered as drafts and deleted.

Calls and application

Before submitting your application, we recommend that you read the application guide carefully.

You will be redirected to our recruitment system, through which the application is submitted, when you access our call below. Therefore, it is an advantage if you have the application guide open in another window, while filling out the application form.

View PhD positions here.

View the application guide here.

View the Rules and Regulations here.