2022 PhD Study Grants in Quantitative Genetics in The Netherlands – New


Closing Dates: 30th January 2022.

Application calls for the 2022 PhD Study Grants in Quantitative Genetics in Netherlands. The study grants is open for the 2022/23 academic session at the University of Groningen.

The University of Groningen is searching for students with dreams to design their PhD research project in researching the Genomics of Senescence. It has established the PhD Scholarships in Quantitative Genetics of Senescence in Seychelles Warblers in the Netherlands for the academic year 2022-2023.

The University of Groningen does ground-breaking and socially-relevant research that builds bridges between disciplines and closes the gap between science and society. It is the second oldest university in the Netherlands and has built excellence. It is also the university to accept the first female University student and the first female lecturer in the Netherlands, which indicates it holds women in high regard and is completely safe for women.

  • Nationality: Domestic and International
  • To Access award in the Netherlands.

Study Value:

The PhD scholarship is a double degree at RUG and UEA, embedded for four years in the Seychelles Warbler Project offered at the University of Groningen. Selection will be based on the application and ensure that the selected students receive € 2,249 per month for up to 4 years.

Study Criteria:

The applicants must have experience extracting and analyzing data from databases (e.g., Access) or large datasets (training provided).

Subjects: PhD degree studies in Quantitative genetics of senescence in Seychelles warblers at Groningen can be undertaken.

Application Process:

The applicants must submit admission applications online via the university application portal. The scholarship application must be submitted here.

2022 PhD Study Grants in Quantitative Genetics in The Netherlands Entry Requirements:

  • The applicants must hold a master’s degree (or graduate before the appointment date) in Evolutionary Biology or a relevant field.
  • Language Requirement: The students must submit scores of the following English language proficiency tests:
  • IELTS – 6.5
  • PTE – 67
  • TOEFL IBT – 88
  • C1 – 176
  • Duolingo – 110
  • C2 – 176