The following information includes requirements other than Physics background...
In a conscious desire to increase its pool of highly specialized researchers and to tighten the links with the universities, SCK•CEN embarked in 1992 on a programme to support PhD candidates and post-doctoral researchers.
Preparing your doctoral thesis at the Belgian Nuclear Research Centre offers you the best of both worlds: you stay in close contact with the academic world and you enjoy a unique international research environment, with advanced nuclear experimental facilities and top-level guidance from our experts.
PhD students should register at a pre-defined university, depending on the topic of their PhD. They are employees of the university, however, they are based in Mol for the greater part of the time.
New topics available:
Consult the list of available PhD topics.