In 2009, the Institut Pasteur, the world leading biomedical research institute founded by Louis Pasteur in 1887, inaugurated the Pasteur Paris-University (PPU) international doctoral program in collaboration with several major Parisian science universities for students holding a Master degree (or equivalent) from a university outside of France and who have not worked or resided in France for more than 12 months in the 3 years prior to their recruitment.
An exceptional PhD program in the exciting, dynamic and interactive research environment of the Institut Pasteur in collaboration with Parisian universities. A 3-year PhD program for students holding a Master’s degree (or equivalent) in science, medicine or related fields from a non-French university.
Improving public health and welfare through scientific discovery
Quest for knowledge beyond the frontiers of biological sciences
State-of-the-art technology platforms
Tailored courses and training to high proficiency
Close scientific supervision
Interactive environment for collaborations
A three-year salary covering living expenses and social benefits
Assistance with housing and visas
Dedicated student club for science and social activies
Annual travel allocation for conference participation
French language course