The application portal is now closed. It will reopen on Monday, July 5, 2021 as we begin accepting applications for those interested in beginning a Ph.D. with us in 2022.

We seek students who want to earn a Ph.D. while contributing to world-leading research in areas such as:

  • Computational Cognitive Science
  • Computer Graphics
  • Computer Vision
  • Control Systems
  • Haptics
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Machine Learning
  • Micro- and Nano-Robotics
  • Perceptual Inference
  • Robotics
Since we seek to increase the number of women in areas where they are underrepresented, we explicitly encourage women to apply. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our institutions.

Online Application

  • IMPRS-IS currently accepts applications to its Ph.D. program once a year.
  • We will begin accepting applications again starting July 5, 2021.
  • The next deadline for Ph.D. applications will be November 1, 2021, at 11:59pm CET.
  • Applications submitted by this deadline will be considered for our 2022 hiring round.
  • All required applications materials, including reference letters, must be submitted by this same deadline of November 1, 2021, at 11:59pm CET.
The application portal is now closed. It will reopen on July 5, 2021.