Munich Aerospace: PhD Scholarships

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In brief

The doctoral scholarships offered by Munich Aerospace are designed to allow early career researchers to focus fully on their research work and obtain their degrees in a timely manner. The scholarships are intended for university graduates who wish to attain a doctoral degree in aeronautics at the Technical University of Munich or the University of the German Armed Forces Munich. The respective research topics are proposed and publicly advertised by the Munich Aerospace Research Groups.

Who can apply?

University graduates

  • with a degree in a subject related to aerospace technology with a final grade of ‘good’ or better
  • who fulfil the requirements for admission to a doctoral programme at the TUM or UniBwM
  • with a relevant university degree obtained no more than three years before the time of application

Further requirements

Calls for applications with detailed requirements are advertised individually. Current scholarship announcements can be found here. Please send your application directly to the contact person named in the job advertisement.

Type and extent of funding

Scholarship funding of 1,575 euros per month is available.


12 months minimum, up to 3 years 


Please apply for open calls only. You will find the calls for application including all application requirements on the Munich Aerospace website.