Jan. 30, 2018

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
The Ilse Katz Institute for Nanoscale Science and Technology

Interdisciplinary Program for a Doctoral Degree in Nanotechnology


Scholarships for Outstanding Doctoral Students

The program is for outstanding students, who already hold a 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

✔ 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 (www.bgu.ac.il/iki)

✔ 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 the referees to the e-mail address specified above

The upcoming deadline for application 17.2.2018


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


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