Become a PhD student

The main focus of the engineering PhD program is on applied research, and we enjoy strong collaboration with the industry on core issues such as next generation building environment, energy systems, materials, embedded ICT-based systems, production technologies and novel products with improved functionality.

The engineering PhD program covers four research areas that you can read more about by clicking on the boxes below.

Before you apply

Before you apply for a PhD position, please take a look at our research pages where you will find descriptions of the research going on at the department.

Feel free to contact the faculty members if you have specific questions related to our research, or the Head of Program Stefan Hallerstede for more general questions about PhD studies at the Department of Engineering.