ICTP Postgraduate Diploma Scholarship 2020

Categorized as Developing Country, Postgraduate, Research

Postgraduate Scholarship 2020 by International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP) is open for application.

This postgraduate scholarship will prepare talented students for PhD studies.

About the Postgraduate Scholarship 2020 Award: 

This ICTP postgraduate diploma programme started in 1991, and since then, many of its graduates have gone on to do PhDs at various prestigious universities, including in Europe and North America.

This scholarship program will last for a period of two semesters, and at the end of the semesters, students are expected to submit and defended a research project and dissertation.

Interested students can apply to study in one of the following five subject areas:

  • High Energy, Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Earth System Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Quantitative Life Sciences

Eligible Countries: 

Developing Countries

Type: Research


  • The programme is open to young qualified graduates in physics, mathematics or related fields.
  • Scholarships will be awarded to successful candidates from developing countries.

Selection Criteria: 

The selection of the candidates is based on their university performance as well as on academic recommendations. The selection committee aims to select the best academically qualified candidates while striving for gender balance and geographical distribution.

Bonus Post: Studienbeihilfe Grants for Domestic and International Students at Austria, 2020.

Value of Award: 

Scholarships will be used to cover candidate’s travel and living expenses during their stay at ICTP.

Application Deadline: 

29th February 2020.

How to Apply:

To start your Online Application, simply click on Apply Online Now.

ICTP application form

Note: After clicking on the online application form link above, simply fill in your email address, and create a new password using letters, numbers and symbols (see example – dav45%studygmail) for your application.  The click on create, and a new box will appear requesting you to check your email to confirm your registration. See photo below:

ICTP application confirmation


After confirmation, simply follow the process. Wishing you the best of luck.

Official Website:

For More Information Visit the Program Webpage Here

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