UCC is now welcoming applications from Brazilian students in all areas of study for Full PhDs (up to 4 years funding) and Visiting PhD opportunities.

CAPES will fund:

  • Academic Fees
  • Monthly Scholarship
  • Air Travel
  • Settling in Benefits
  • Health Insurance

Full PhD

12 month scholarship (renewable up to 48 months total). Applications open until 14/10/2016, start date from July to November 2017.

Sandwich PhD

Minimum 4 months, max 12 months Applications open until 30/09/16, start date from March to October 2017.


To find a potential project in UCC see:

You can find some examples here:


For more details contact Cliona Maher at

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