05.11.2017

Application for InnoEnergy PhD School programme


Application for InnoEnergy PhD School programm is open until November 5th.

InnoEnergy PhD School offers:

  • a training programme that compliments and supplements the regular doctoral studies, independently completed at their home university;
  • unmatched access to complementary training in entrepreneurship, innovation and business skills to PhD candidates enrolled in universities across Europe;
  • dedicated support for PhD candidates to develop collaborative, cross-cultural skills among our international network of research, business, industrial and start-up partners;
  • unrivalled opportunities to pool knowledge, share experiences and spark new ideas among a growing network of active, engaged and committed business and research partners.


By joining the InnoEnergy PhD School doctoral candidates build personal networks across Europe while enhancing their understanding of business organisations, the innovation process, and the energy sector as a whole. Exclusive access to complementary training enables candidates to maintain the highest standards of research, while boosting their innovation capacity, and enhancing their CV with highly prized, in-demand business and personal skills.

The benefits for PhD candidate:  

  • access to a network of 220 partners in Europe through participation in network events with all expenses covered by EIT InnoEnergy;
  • training in innovation, entrepreneurship and business to supplement technical skills and increasing employment possibilities for graduates;
  • international mobility – Expenses for travel, accommodation and allowance covered by EIT InnoEnergy. 


The application is open for PhD candidates that are enrolled or accepted to a PhD position. The application is open all-year-round with 3 assessments per year.

Application documents, admission and selection criteria

More information (pdf file