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  • Writer's pictureOmran Aburayya

Paid Master and PhD and scholarship for international students on Quantum Information Theory, Université de Franche-Comté, France/ No IELTS or TOEFL

Updated: May 15


In the frame of the QuanTEdu-France project, the Theoretical Physics group at UTINAM (, University of Franche-Comté (UFC), France, is seeking for brilliant and motivated Master and PhD student to work on to work on “Quantum information, decoherence, dissipation, and interacting qubits” Project. Two axis of research are developed in the Theoretical Physics group, “Complex Networks, Chaos and non-linearity” and “Open Quantum Systems and Quantum Information”. The group belongs to UTINAM, a multidisciplinary laboratory of the University of Franche-Comté and CNRS, gathering theoretical physicists, molecular physicist and chemists, and astrophysicists

Position Details:

The position has a fixed term of three years and will start no later than October 2024. It leads to a PhD with a final defense. The net salary (after taxes) will be around 2000 euros per month depending on housing help eligibility and possible, but not mandatory, teaching duties. You will benefit from a series of multidisciplinary courses taught at the UFC doctoral school. An annual budget for attending conferences and workshops is also planned. For candidates who could join us a few months earlier this Spring, a Master internship (pre-PhD internship) is also available which can begin as soon as possible. The Master internship can be of two to six month duration with a gratification of about 640 euros per month (no tax, with possible housing at the Besançon Observatory). By mutual agreement, the candidate will then pursue with the funded PhD position.

PhD. requirements:

  1. A Master degree (or equivalent) in Physics or related fields,

  • good knowledge in quantum physics,

  • prior experience in numerical methods programming.

Application Documents:

  • A motivation letter,

  • A detailed curriculum vitae,

  • certified grades for the three last academic years,

  • Names and email addresses of two references.

Attach your documents and send your application or any further questions by mail with the subject ”[QuanTEdu PhD]” to Evaluation of applications will begin immediately.

For further info, click HERE



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