Name of the organisation: KTH Royal Institute of Technology, School of Engineering Sciences, Sweden

Designation: Ph.D.

Fellowship: Monthly salary according to KTH's doctoral student salary agreement

Essential qualification:

The applicant must have basic eligibility in accordance with either of the following:

·        passed a degree at advanced level,

·      completed course requirements of at least 240 higher education credits, of which at least 60 higher education credits at advanced level, or

·    in any other way acquired within or outside the country acquired essentially equivalent knowledge.

·        Requirements for English equivalent to English B/6, read more here.

·    Master of science in Physics or Electrical engineering with specialization in optics, photonics, nanoscience, quantum science.

How to apply: Apply for the position and admission through KTH's recruitment system. It is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure that the application is complete in accordance with the instructions in the advertisement.

 Applications must be received at the last closing date at midnight, CET/CEST (Central European Time/entral European Summer Time).

Applications must include the following elements:

·        CV including your relevant professional experience and knowledge.

·        Application letter with a brief description of why you want to pursue research studies, about what your academic interests are and how they relate to your previous studies and future goals. (Maximum 2 pages long)

·        Copies of diplomas and grades from previous university studies and certificates of fulfilled language requirements (see above). Translations into English or Swedish if the original document is not issued in one of these languages.

·        Representative publications or technical reports. For longer documents, please provide a summary (abstract) and a web link to the full text.

Last date for Submission of Application: 31-08-2020

Link for official notification: Click here

Link for online application: Click here

For more details contact:

Professor Val Zwiller (