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​Ilse Katz Institute for
Nanoscale Science & Technology


Interdisciplinary Program for a Doctoral Degree in Nanotechnology


Scholarships for Outstanding Doctoral Students
The program is for outstanding students, who already hold a bachelor's degree (direct track to a doctorate) or master's degree in Natural Sciences, Health Sciences or Engineering Sciences.


Purpose of the Program :

Promotion of research studies for a doctorate while combining different disciplines relevant to nanotechnology.
Scholarships are assured for those accepted, including full tuition coverage.


Registration conditions:

Doctoral studies following a bachelor's degree :
 
• Bachelor's degree in Sciences or Engineering
• Grade average of at least 93 in bachelor's degree or 90 from double degree (not bi-curricular) and/or in upper 10% of grade scale and meets acceptance conditions for "Darom" scholarship for a direct track PhD in the Kreitman School of Advanced Graduate Studies at BGU
• Proven research experience
• Submission of CV and three letters of recommendation
• Advisor and topic in the field of nano science and technology. The advisor must be a member of the Ilse Katz Institute for Nanoscale Science and Technology at BGU (link to institue members

• Interview
 
Doctoral Studies following a master's degree :
 
• Master's degree in Sciences or Engineering including a thesis and proven research experience
• Grade of at least 90 for the master's thesis and grade average of at least 85 in the master's degree's courses and/or in upper 10% of grade scale on completion of bachelor's degree and meets acceptance conditions for "Negev" scholarship  for doctorate in the Kreitman School of Advanced Graduate Studies at BGU
• Submission of CV and Three letters of recommendation (one from the master's advisor and the other two from academic members).
• Advisor and topic in the field of nano science and technology. The advisor must be a member of the Ilse Katz Institute for Nanoscale Science and Technology at BGU (link to institue members

• Interview
 
Application Process :


• The application should include transcripts from previous degrees (including student ranking in class), CV and a letter specifying the candidate's research experience (including a list of papers published, if this exists) and a description of the proposed research including the name of the advisor.
• The application should be sent by e-mail to: phd-nano@bgu.ac.il
• The letters of recommendation should be sent directly by referees to the e-mail address specified above
• The upcoming deadline for application 26.6.2015.  

For further information, please contact the Ilse Katz Institute for Nanoscale Science and Technology at BGU by e-mail at phd-nano@bgu.ac.il , or by telephone at  972-8-6461246