Department of Odontology International PhD Fellowships in Big Data, Denmark

The University of Copenhagen looks forward to applications from outstanding international students to apply for the International Ph.D. Scholarships in Denmark.

The main objective of this scholarship is to help talented students who wish to do a Ph.D. in Big Data in the Department of Dentistry for the academic year 2021/2022.

The University of Copenhagen is the second oldest university in Scandinavia, with four campuses, each with its own atmosphere and climate. There are six faculties at the university, with over 100 departments and research centers.

What to study at the University of Copenhagen? The university wants to inspire students to travel abroad, learn and appreciate different cultures, and improve their interpersonal and academic skills.

Application Deadline: April 25, 2021

Brief Description

  • University or Organization: University of Copenhagen
  • Department: Department of Odontology
  • Course Level: PhD
  • Awards: Salary
  • Access Mode: Online
  • Number of Awards: NA
  • Nationality: International
  • The award can be taken in Denmark


  • Eligible Countries: All nationalities.
  • Acceptable Course or Subjects: PhD degree programme in ” Big Data in dentistry – Artificial intelligence and machine learning optimizing detection and segmentation on dental X-rays”
  • Admissible Criteria: To be eligible for the opportunity programme, the candidate must hold a Master’s degree of Computer Science and must document skills in image analysis, machine learning, and Python programming language. Experience working with dental x-rays, medical images and machine learning-based clinical decision making will be a great advantage.
  • It is a prerequisite that the candidate can be enrolled as a PhD student at the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences.

How to Apply

  • How to Apply: To be considered for the fellowship, all interested candidates are required to take admission in a PhD degree at the University of Copenhagen. After getting enrolled, applicants must complete and submit the online application form.
  • Supporting Documents: Candidates must submit all the following documents:
  • Cover letter (motivation for applying including a description of the applicant’s research profile)
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Diploma and transcripts of records (collated into 1 file)
  • List of publications
  • Other relevant documents/information
  • Admission Requirements: Applicants will be selected based on previous publications (if any) and relevant work experience.
  • Language Requirement: If English is not your first language, you should provide evidence of English language ability: IELTS, TOEFL, or other acceptable proof.


The University of Copenhagen will offer employment is for a 3-year period, and full-time (37 hrs/week). A stipend will cover the salary and standard courses for the 3-year period.

Salary and other terms and conditions of appointment are set in accordance with the Agreement between the Ministry of Finance and AC (Danish Confederation of Professional Associations). The candidate is required to perform assigned tasks in connection with teaching etc. up to 840 work hours during the period of employment.

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