PhD studies


Welcome to the Faculty of Engineering and our world-leading research infrastructures, and join us in our efforts to solve the global challenges to benefit the world.

Through a doctoral education (PhD) at the Faculty of Engineering you can develop your expertise and leadership skills in an environment ranked number four in the world on higher education, and do so in a region well known for excellence in innovation and entrepreneurship, high living standards, equality, safety and eco-friendliness.

Our doctoral education programs spans over more than 50 research areas, primarily within engineering, but also within science, architecture and design, and involves close collaboration with innovative start-ups and international corporations.

At Lund University we continuously develop our research education to train our PhD students to develop their skills in research methods, paper writing, research presentation & communication, ethics, project management, teaching, cooperation & networking, fundraising and career development.

Our goal is to provide our PhD students with the best possible doctoral education for successful careers in academia and society, and by that also improve upon our research and our undergraduate education to the benefit of students, staff, partners and the world.

We welcome applicants who have a strong motivation and capacity for research education and are willing to match our efforts and positive intentions.

Martin Tunér
Assistant Dean with responsibility for third-cycle studies at the Faculty of Engineering, Lund University

Email: martin.tuner@lth.lu.se 

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