The PhD programme

 

DTU Mechanical Engineering is an internationally renowned department on the cutting edge of research and education in mechanical engineering. Our current research topics include fluid mechanics, solid mechanics, energy technology, maritime and coastal engineering, manufacturing engineering as well as materials and surface engineering.  

The staff at DTU Mechanical Engineering includes a large number of PhD students, who participate in the research. As PhD student at DTU mechanical Engineering you will normally be part of a larger research project and/or collaboration with Danish and international companies.  

The PhD programme is a 3 year programme designed to train researchers at an international level and interplaying with the international research community. The PhD programme is composed of a learning process where the PhD student learns to perform research under guidance.  

Who can become a PhD Student?

National as well as international candidates can apply for the programme. We are seeking highly qualified candidates with good marks and a focused interest in research.  

Examples on our present PhD project are found here  

Find out more about the research areas of interest at DTU Mechanical Engineering through the top menus Research and Business.