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The CMU Portugal Affiliated Ph.D. Programs Initiative, launched for the first time in the 2021/2022 Academic year, offers Ph.D. scholarships in selected cutting-edge areas of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT), related to the scope of the CMU Portugal Program.
The Affiliated Ph.D. Program will be entirely hosted by a Portuguese University, with a research period at Carnegie Mellon up to 1 year. Upon the Ph.D. conclusion, candidates will be awarded a degree by the Portuguese host University.
The Affiliated Ph.D. Programs (Programas de Doutoramento Afiliados) initiative has the objective of strengthening the collaboration between Portuguese higher education institutions and Portuguese companies through a strong partnership with Carnegie Mellon University.
Scholarships will be granted in the following CMU Portugal related areas:
To apply, the candidate must indicate the Portuguese host institution and the Ph.D. Program in which (s)he is registered, will be registered or has applied to for the next academic year. The CMU hosting department must also be indicated and if (s)he will also be hosted at a Portuguese ICT company.
To apply for the Ph.D. scholarships, it is necessary:
The candidate must have a supervisor from a Portuguese higher education institution and a co-supervisor at Carnegie Mellon.
The student will be awarded a Ph.D. degree conferred by the Portuguese Host Institution. During the Ph.D., the student should comply with the regulations of the Host University.