ORGANISATION NAMEUniversity of Coimbra
RESEARCH FIELDProfessions and applied sciences
CAREER STAGEFirst Stage Researcher (R1) (Up to the point of PhD)
Dual degree PhD Postions are available in Electrical and Computer engineering program of the CMU-Portugal, for talented students with a MSc in Electrical, Biomedical, Mechanical, Computer, or Physics engineering. The work will be supervised by Professor Tavakoli in Portugal (https://spm.isr.uc.pt/) and Professor Majidi in Carnegie Mellon (http://sml.me.cmu.edu/). Students should be succesfull in getting the admission from Electrical Eng. department of CMU. TOEFL and GRE notes should be as well submitted.The funding covers the tuition fees and living costs got 2 years at CMU, and up to 3 years at UC at Portugal. At the end of tyhe program, the Candidate will obtain 2 PhDs, one from each institute.
Applications should be made from the CMU Electrical engineering website. The guideline can be found here:
Applicants should add to their application, that they are interested in the Dual Degree program, and spcify Professor Carmel Majidi as their preffered supervisor for being considered for this advertised position.
After reading the guideline above, if there are further questions, please send an email to
Please note that this email is not for application. Only if you have questions.
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