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DTU Aqua has its own PhD School with approximately 45 PhD students enrolled. 

About the PhD programme

The PhD programme is a three year research education designed to train scientists at an international level. The core of a PhD programme is an independent scientific project. In addition, the programme includes educational activities corresponding to 30 ECTS, an external research stay and teaching and dissemination activities. Finally, the PhD programme includes a public PhD defense. 
Find general information about the PhD programme at DTU

Research areas at DTU Aqua

All DTU Aqua's reserach areas include PhD projects.
Learn more about DTU Aquas research areas

Vacant PhD positions

Vacant PhD positions are advertised at our website.
See vacancies at DTU Aqua

Current PhD projects

See current PhD projects at DTU Aqua

PhD defences

Find announcement of PhD defences on our website under News

PhD theses

See list of PhD theses from DTU Aqua




David Lusseau
Head of PhD School
DTU Aqua
+45 93 51 19 03


Susan Zumbach Johannesen
PhD Coordinator
DTU Aqua
+45 31 96 49 62