Application procedure

In the studio of Bart Geerts, 2011 (photo: Jan Peeters)

The deadline for submitting new PhD applications is September 15 2017.


PhD proposals must be submitted by the deadline at the latest, digitally and by post, to LUCA School of Arts - Research Office, Paleizenstraat 70, 1030 Brussels - The portfolio must be send only digitally. When compiling the digital file, and the portfolio in particular, please ensure that the file does not exceed 6 MB.

The proposal should also include a signed letter of advice from

- the head of a research unit at LUCA School of Arts

- the supervisor (LUCA School of Arts or KU Leuven)

- the co-supervisor (only if the supervisor is professor at KU Leuven)

If the PhD project receives a positive preliminary recommendation, the candidate will discuss the project at the next meeting of the PhD Committee for the Arts on October 27 2017.

Next deadline:

PhD projects that are submitted after the deadline of September 15 will be referred to the academic year’s next deadline in Spring 2017.

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