Financial Issues and Grants

The PhD programme publishes the financial issues, budget and doctoral grants.

PhD financial issues

Defense Board expenses: The PhD program and the Doctoral School can cover partially or totally the expenses associated with the PhD defense board. In instances where the expenses exceed the regulated limits, alternative funding sources must be sought to cover the excess amounts.

PhD Program budget:

Annually, the Network Engineering Department approves the budget, from Chapter 2, for the PhD program.

Amount (euros) 1000 1000 750 750 1300


The following items are covered:

  • Printed copies of the PhD documents.
  • NErD workshop: PhD awards (
  • Complementary expenses for PhD boards.
  • Invited speakers.
  • Dissemination activities, such as promotional videos.

For procedures and detailed information contact 

Grants and Scholarship

The PhD students are invited to consider the following grants and scholarship offers:

Doctoral grants