Here you will find all information needed as PhD student, working at the Faculty of Science. For example, VU general and faculty specific regulations and information about the PhD programmes. For prospective PhD students, please go to the VU general page with all general information like vacancies, accommodation, funding, fellowships or scholarships  and VU general PhD gatherings.

PhD Regulations

The Doctorate Regulations involve admission to the PhD programme and the responsibilities and authorities of those involved in the programme.

PhD Programmes

The educational programme for PhD candidates of the Faculty of Science provides for a variety of activities enhancing your academic, professional and general skills.

PhD Council Faculty of Science

Specific interests of PhD candidates are represented by the PhD Council. Also, it organizes formal and informal events for PhD's throughout the year.

Post PhD

The PhD programmes at Vrije Universiteit are an excellent stepping stone for careers both inside and outside of the academic world.

Hora Finita

Hora Finita is the registration system for PhD students of Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. On this page you will all relevant information.