Applying for doctoral (PhD) studies at UTC

The doctorate is a professional experience comprising 3 years’ research activities in a university laboratory, or in a large public research establishment or in a private sector R&D division.

Potential UTC PhD students are invited to:

  • Consult proposals of thesis topics
  • Contact a possible thesis director (or research unit head)

› DO NOT FORGET TO PRINT OUT YOU FILE COMPLETELY AND MOST IMPORTANTLY ATTACH ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

› Your application file, complete with all requested attachments (cf. list of documents) and signed must be returned -by e-mail or postal services to:

Université de Technologie de Compiègne
Secrétariat de l'Ecole Doctorale
CS60319 - F60205 COMPIEGNE CEDEX

Please note

  • that every application will be assessed by the suggested thesis director, the professor in charge of overviewing the PhD courses at UTC and by the Director of the PhD (UTC-ED) School.
  • that every candidate, whatever the financial support announced, will be interviewed by a jury comprising several personalities (some external to the theme/thesis subject matter/ research unit. This interview may take place face-to-face or via videoconference.
  • Any withdrawal of an application must be notified to UTC as soon as reasonable.

› A questionnaire for candidates is available at ED to help you prepare for your admission interview.

Application form: Documents to include

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Questionnaire candidat

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Contact

Head of doctoral school
Christine Prelle
Phone : 03 44 23 52 86 | Contact by email

Responsable administrative de l'Ecole doctorale
Marion Kaczkowski
Phone : 03 44 23 44 10 | Contact by email

Correspondante unité de recherche BMBI
Salima Aaras
Phone : 03 44 23 43 86 | Contact by email

Correspondante unités de recherche GEC et COSTECH
Sylvie Carlier
Phone : 03 44 23 43 88 | Contact by email

Correspondante unités de recherche HEUDIASYC, LMAC, LEC et ROBERVAL
Julie Jarek
Phone : 03 44 23 44 71 | Contact by email

Correspondante unité de recherche TIMR et AVENUES-GSU
Marie Lotiquet
Phone : 03 44 23 52 20 | Contact by email

If your application is selected and approved, proceed as follows:

  • Complete your registration file using the login ID and password that will be sent to you by UTC-ED as and when you application has been approved.
  • Print and arrange for the registration document to be signed by the thesis director(s) and by the person in charge of doctoral studies at the research laboratory to which you are assigned (if applicable)
  • Make sure you attach all the documents requested (cf. list)
  • Deliver your registration file, duly completed and signed to the Secretariat of UTC-ED

The French ministry in charge of Education, Higher Education and Research has set the fees for academic year 2017-2018 at:

  • Doctorate, HDR (training to supervise other PhD theses): 391 €
  • Preventive medicine (obligatory): 5,10 €
  • Student social security: 215 €
  • UTC Sports association (non-obligatory): 30 €
  • Tremplin (the UTC alumni association) (non-obligatory): 14 €
  • BDE-RED (the students' union) (non-obligatory): 20 €

Guide de l'Etudiant

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Offre de formation doctorale complémentaire

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Contact

Head of doctoral school
Christine Prelle
Phone : 03 44 23 52 86 | Contact by email

Responsable administrative de l'École doctorale
Marion Kaczkowski
Phone : 03 44 23 44 10 | Contact by email

Correspondante unité de recherche BMBI
Salima Aaras
Phone : 03 44 23 43 86 | Contact by email

Correspondante unités de recherche GEC et COSTECH
Sylvie Carlier
Phone : 03 44 23 43 88 | Contact by email

Correspondante unités de recherche HEUDIASYC, LMAC et ROBERVAL
Julie Jarek
Phone : 03 44 23 44 71 | Contact by email

Correspondante unité de recherche TIMR et AVENUES
Marie Lotiquet
Phone : 03 44 23 52 20 | Contact by email

The 2018-2019 thesis proposal will be regulary updated.

 

 

Contact

Head of doctoral school
Christine Prelle
Phone : 03 44 23 52 86 | Contact by email

Communication de l'école doctorale
Salima Aaras
Phone : 03 44 23 43 86 | Contact by email