Please follow the procedure below to start your application for VUB-CSC scholarship programme:
Step 1: Find a PhD vacancy at VUB in this Excel file by clicking here, or the link below:
If you cannot find a vacancy you are interested in this list, but found our professor who is interested in your proposal, please contact us. We will help you to check if it is possible to add more vacancies.
Step 2: Before you start the online application, please download the instruction for the online application by clicking here, or the link below:
Step 3: Start online application for a VUB PhD programme (please read carefully the instruction mentioned above for the correct procedure) by clicking here, or the link below:
Step 4: Make sure that you complete your online application before 16th Feb 2015.
Step 5: You will receive the confirmation email from VUB if you are accepted as the PhD candidate at VUB or not. If you are accepted, you will receive the offer letter from VUB. Then, you need to start the application with the VUB offer letter on CSC website between 20 March and 5 April 2015:
Step 6: Compete your application on CSC website before 5 April 2015.
Step 7: In May 2015, you will receive the confirmation from CSC if you are accepted for scholarship or not.
Step 8: Upon confirmation of final candidates sent by CSC, VUB will send the official admission letters to the final candidates.
Step 9: With the admission letter and other required documents, you can apply for a Belgian visa.
Step 10: Arrival Brussels and start your PhD at VUB in September 2015. We will provide you all information for preparing your arrival in Brussels.
For more information and procedures, please check our website of VUB-CSC scholarship programme:
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