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Vienna Doctoral Schools at the Faculty of Life Sciences


Training the next generation of researchers and supporting young talents to become independent and internationally competitive is a central mission of the University of Vienna. With its newly established doctoral schools, the University of Vienna offers early stage researchers the opportunity to participate in cutting edge research within structured programmes and to be mentored by world-class supervisors.

Three Doctoral Schools will be organized at the Faculty of Life Sciences:

The Vienna Doctoral School PhaNuSci serves as an umbrella for a structured doctoral education in pharma and food research. 



CoBeNe combines the strength of four main research areas: Psychological Science, Behavioral & Cognitive Biology, Neuroscience, and the Cognitive Humanities.


  • Vienna Doctoral School of Ecology and Evolution