Cluster of Excellence on Plant Sciences (CEPLAS) accepting the application for the Ph.D. Scholarship to study in Germany. CEPLAS is a world-class research lab working on Plant Sciences in Germany. CEPLAS Graduate School offering a scholarship in the four-to-five-year for a doctoral program for international students around the world. Bachelor’s degree holder directly applied for PhD under CEPLAS Graduate School Scholarship for PhD.

CEPLAS one of the best research Lab in Germany. This Ph.D. scholarship is fully funded coving all the expenses including living allowance and a monthly stipend. Do you know you can also apply for Hong Kong Ph.D. Fellowship Scheme Program 2022-23

CEPLAS Graduate School Details:

Scholarship Origination CEPLAS
Country Germany
Study Level Ph.D. Degree
Deadline November 30, 2021

Available fields/Majors:

CEPLAS Graduate School offering many fields for Ph.D Scholarship.

  • Molecular Plant Science
  • Plant Genetics
  • Plant-Microbe Interactions
  • Synthetic Biology
  • Quantitative Biology
  • computational Biology.


The during of the scholarship is four-to-five-year.

Partner University

The program is jointly organized by the Universities of Düsseldorf and Cologne, the Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research and the Forschungszentrum Jülich.

Amount of Scholarships

The scholarships will cover the following:

  • Full tuition fee.
  • Monthly stipend for living expenses.


  • Applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree in biological sciences or a subject related to biological sciences.
  • Must have a Master/MPhil degree and Bachelor’s degree holder directly also apply for PhD.
  • The program is taught in English.
  •  English proficiency certificate or valid IELTS/TOFAL  

Required Documents for Scholarship:

The following documents are required for the Scholarship.

  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Letter of Motivation
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Transcript of record.
  • English Proficiency Certificate

Application deadlines:

The Deadline for the online application to CEPLAS Graduate School is November 30, 2021. 

How to Apply for this Scholarship:

The process of this scholarship is online, please check the link below to apply online or check the official announcement of the scholarship.

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