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Information for Denmark/Danmark

No separate application is required.
Acceptance at the EUI automatically entitles the candidate to a Ph.D. salary funded by the Danish Ministry of Higher Education and Science. Applications for admission to the EUI must be submitted online through the application form. 


Candidates are employed as civil servants by the Agency for Institutions and Educational Grants. According to the Government’s agreement with the unions researchers carrying out doctoral studies in an Institution abroad receive an annual basic salary of  DKK 283.477 (pension included).

The amount is not subject to taxation.

For further information please consult the Danish Ministry of Higher Education and Science website


Salary and Allowances

  • Månedligt stipendiebeløb: 3.170 EUR
  • Familietilskud: nej
  • Rejsetilskud: ja
  • Forsikring: nej

The Authority provides a monthly Ph.D. Salary for the first three years of EUI Ph.D. Programme. The fourth year is covered by the EUI (2018 grant is 1,315 EUR per month, in addition to other allowances).

Funding Authority

DNKDanish Agency for Institutions and Educational Grants

Ministry of Higher Education and Science

Bredgade 43

DK-1260 København K 



Page last updated on 11 December 2017