Becoming a Beta PhD student

PhD students are required to have completed a Master’s degree and are appointed till their PhD thesis defense. PhD students are allowed to take a PhD degree within Beta who:

  • do a PhD research project within the scope of Beta, approved by the Beta Executive Board;
  • complete an education program that meets all requirements of the Beta education program.

For PhD students who joined Beta after January 1, 2017 completion of an education program that meets all requirements of the Beta education program is no longer a requirement.

Beta PhD’s are appointed by one of the partners and they do their PhD within Beta. Beta facilitates, supports and monitors the PhD research and ensures the quality of the thesis supervision.

For PhD vacancies we refer to the vacancies of the Beta-partners: