PhD Programs


PhD - Doctor of Philosophy

Our PhD Programs aim at equipping young medical and natural scientists with the necessary knowledge and skills to succeed as competent researchers, capable of excelling in a scientific career devoted to the advancement of biomedical sciences.

The PhD at Medical University of Innsbruck builds on supervised three year research projects and formal course work and is organized in nine different thematic programs, with their specific research environments and complementary training of hard- and soft-skills.

First-rate international research training and Innsbruck's unique location in the heart of the Alps make up an exceptional place to pursue a career in biomedical sciences.

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Why Medical University of Innsbruck?

  • necessary knowledge and skills to succeed as competent researchers
  • capable of excelling in a scientific career
  • high quality equipment for research and studies
  • funded research exchange in international labs
  • personal and career development with attractive post-doc positions
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Being surrounded by the Alps
  • good infrastructure with short distances
  • rich offering in the field of sport and leisure activities
  • young and vibrant city
  • attractive cultural offer
  • benefits for academic and social life
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Biocenter - Medical University of Innsbruck
CCB building, Innrain 80/82
MCBO Office
CCB building, Innrain 80/82
Department of Academic Affairs
Speckbacherstraße 31-33