Why pursue a PhD?
- Enables you to tackle difficult challenges in exciting research areas of the 21st century.
- Deepens your expertise, and broadens your horizons.
- Affords enhanced job prospects in our global knowledge-based economy.
Why choose NGS?
- NGS: flexible and student-centred
- Integrative research, facilitated by joint- and multi-supervisory arrangements, put together by each student himself/herself according to individual research needs and interests
- NGS PhD supervisors have been selected on the basis of a strong publication record, commitment to graduate education, and an interest in tackling tough research problems in innovative ways. Our supervisors make NGS special.
- Unique core curriculum with emphasis on cross-disciplinary learning, in combination with elective modules, that can be tailored to / by each student
- The research environment is vibrant, intensive, and multi-cultural.