IRB Barcelona PhD Programme

IRB Barcelona PhD Programme

Application Guidelines

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The application form must be filled in by all applicants.

To access it, please enter a username and password on the right hand side of the page.

Complete and submit the PhD application form that you will find in the PhD Menu on the right hand side of this link once you have registered. You will be asked to attach the following documents:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • A statement of purpose
  • Scanned Certified Academic Records. If your University Provides a grading system explanation you should also attach it.
  • Any additional files you consider relevant to your application
  • Two recommendation letters from university lecturers or scientists with who the applicant has studied or worked

Candidates will be required to provide a brief summary of work experience and to request letters of recommendation from two scientists who are familia with their academic work and who can judge their potential as a PhD student. Instructions for wrting recommendations letter can be downloaded from the online application and sent to potential referees. Referees may send the letters instructions by e-mail to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Candidates are responsible for ensuring that referees submit theses letters. Applications not supported by these letters will not be eligible.

Please provide a 3-line summary of work experience you have had and indicate the programme(s) to which you wish to apply (maximum of 2 programmes).

We suggest that you attach and submit all the information you can in English  (CV, motivation letter, summary of work experience). If the certified academic records aren't in Catalan, Spanish or English you should also attach a sworn translation in one of the above mentioned languages.

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