SUBJECTS of proposed 2021-2024 theses and application procedures


You can apply for only 1 project.

You must contact directly the person(s) in charge of the project(s) you are interested in and thus obtain an agreement to submit your application.

File to be returned by 17 May 2021 at the latest in the form of a single pdf file including :

  •     1 Application form (to download)
  •     Letter of agreement in principle from a thesis supervisor (Download template)
  •     Mini CV
  •     S3 grades + S3 ranking + Master 1 ranking for information (document validated by a Master's supervisor)
  •     1 motivation letter

Concerning the results of the master's degree and S4 grades: all competition winners will be required to submit their results at the beginning of July 2021.

WARNING: You must obtain your master's degree with a minimum AB grade to benefit from the Doctoral Contract.

For candidates with a foreign thesis entry diploma without ECTS credits, a request for a Master's degree exemption will have to be put in place in the event that funding is obtained ONLY.


JURY 1 : Cell Biology - Development, Plant, Biotechnology, Immunology, Physiology

JURY 2: Microbiology - Genomics: Bioinformatics, Genomics, Structural biochemistry, Biochemistry, Microbiology

JURY 3 : Neurosciences - Cellular, Cognitive, Behavioural, Imaging, Computational

JURY 4 : Biology Health - Oncology, Cardiovascular, Public Health, Infectious Diseases, Genetics and Bioinformatics

Jury ICI - Cancer-Immunology Institute