Goettingen University PhD Fellowships 2012

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Goettingen University PhD Fellowships 2012

University of Goettingen announces scholarship for PhD Research Positions in the field of Agricultural Economics, and General Economics for students who take their studies in Germany 2012.

  • Study Subject ( s ) : The scholarship is provided to learn Agricultural Economics.
  • Course Level : This scholarship is for pursuing PhD level.
  • Scholarship Provider : The Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development, University of Goettingen.
  • Scholarship can be taken at : Students will get their studies in Germany.
  • Number of awards offered : Two Scholarships are offered.
  • Tenure of award : It is applicable for three years
  • Value : Total offer is of salary scale of TVL E13 ( 50% ).

Goettingen Doctoral Research Scholarship Eligibility 2012

Successful candidates will have an outstanding Master’s degree in agricultural economics, general economics, or a related discipline, strong analytical skills, experience with quantitative research methods, proven interest in development policy topics, strong computer skills, and excellent command of the English language. Experience with data collection in developing countries will be a plus.

Goettingen University PhD Scholarship Open for International Students 2012

  • The students of Germany can apply for this scholarship.

Goettingen Germany University 2012 PhD Scholarship Description

The doctoral researchers will carry out research on socioeconomic impacts of new technologies and institutional innovations ( e.g., new extension approaches, collective action ) in the African small farm sector. Micro – level primary data will be collected through surveys and economic experiments, which will be analyzed with econometric techniques. The positions will be based in Goettingen, but will require travel to Africa. To a limited extent, other work at the Chair Group will also be supported. The doctoral researchers will participate in the International PhD Program for Agricultural Sciences in Goettingen ( IPAG ).

Goettingen University Scholarship Application Form 2012

  • The mode of applying is electronically. Do submit your Goettingen University Scholarship applications till 9th November, 2012.