PhD Program / PhD Students

MPI-CBG welcomes 20 - 25 new PhD students every year. All PhD students at MPI-CBG are exclusively recruited through the International Max Planck Research School for Cell, Developmental and Systems Biology (IMPRS-CellDevoSys). 

We are piloting a rolling admission procedure for PhD students and welcome applications for PhD positions in life sciences, natural sciences, computer science, physics or applied mathematics anytime, without deadlines.

You are invited to visit for detailed information on the participating research groups, eligibility requirements and the application procedure.

Please send all inquiries regarding PhD positions to