PhD projects

DTU cooperates with numerous companies on PhD projects.

The companies have the following possibilities:

The Industrial PhD programme

The Ministry of Higher Education and Science administrates this programme. The objective is to enhance development and innovation in Danish industry. The ministry subsidises salaries etc to the university.

Read more about the guidelines of Industrial PhD projects.

Co-financing of a PhD grant

Companies may co-finance a PhD project at DTU. A student registered at a research school typically receives a grant for one year from a company covering salary, overhead etc to the university.