PhD/PDEng

Meaningful minds

Driven to use science and technology to provide society with solutions for challenges of today and tomorrow, you are eager to learn and explore: in research, education, creating impact and teaming up with new partners. PhD students and PDEng trainees (technology designers in training) are valued members of TU/e’s staff. You will receive a salary during your training and be entitled to good employee benefits.

We embrace diversity and inclusion. We welcome people from all backgrounds and without regard to sex, gender, race, ethnicity, nationality, age, socio-economic status, identity, visible or invisible disability, religion, or sexual orientation.

Meaningful minds

Professional Development

To support PhD candidates and PDEng trainees in their scientific and personal growth, TU/e offers dedicated training programs. The PROOF program helps you to get started in developing your research, communication and teaching skills. The program also offers tools to support your general wellbeing to thrive during the demanding process of completing a PhD or PDEng, and to ensure a successful career start. 

"I’m working on really important projects, the funding is there, the links with industry are fascinating and there are all kinds of opportunities for developing my career. Eindhoven’s buzz and nightlife is also very attractive for people of my age."

Francesca manni
PhD canidate, Visual Coding & Architectures group