Research School Application Procedure

The exact application process for a PhD position at the Research School depends upon whether you wish your home institute to be the DKFZ or the Weizmann Institute.

For PhD candidates of the Research School wishing to have the Weizmann Institute as their home institute, they should apply according to the procedures of the Feinberg Graduate School. More information about this application process can be found here.

For PhD candidates of the Research School wishing to have the German Cancer Reearch Center as their home institute, they should apply through the Helmholtz International Graduate School for Cancer Research.  Candidates first submit a general application and shortlisted candidates are provided with a list of available PhD projects, in which the German-Israeli Helmholtz Research School projects will be included.  More information about this application process can be found here. The current deadline for applications for DKFZ-based projects is 5th January 2018.

Admission Requirements for doing a PhD at the DKFZ

The admission requirements for candidates wishing to have the DKFZ as their home institute are the same as for the Helmholtz International Research School for Cancer Research. These can be found here.

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