University of Oslo PhD Research Fellowships 2018


The University of Oslo invites application from the candidates for the PhD Research at Department of Informatics, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences for the year 2018


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The fellowships will be provided for a period of 3 years. The aim of providing the scholarship is to achieve a balanced gender composition in the organization and to recruit people with ethnic minority backgrounds

No. of Fellowship: 02

Topics for the PhD fellows:

Topic 1: Secure and privacy-preserved system for smart home and neighborhood. We will identify the new cyber security and privacy challenges in the smart neighborhood. Then, we will propose new solutions to defend against cyber attacks

Topic 2: Machine learning and deep learning for energy forecasting. Precise forecasting is very important for the stability of the future energy systems. We will study predictive analytics techniques for power stability, including regression, neural networks and other machine learning approaches for real-time and historical analytics
In addition, the renewable energy forecasting will be an important problem in this topic



Fellowship Award
NOK 436 900 – 490 900 per year salary will be given which depends on qualifications and seniority. In addition to Oslo’s family-friendly environment, attractive welfare benefits and a generous pension agreement will be provided with its rich opportunities for culture and outdoor activities


Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible applicant must have:

A Master’s degree or equivalent in computer science or electrical engineering, or control engineering with excellent results; Good knowledge in programming and mathematics
Good command of English

Fellowship requires admission to the PhD Program at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences. The application to the PhD Program must be submitted to the department no later than two months after taking up the position



Procedure to apply for the fellowship:

Create an account on Jobseeker to apply for the fellowship

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Complete all the steps of the application

Attach necessary required documents

The application must include:Application letter; CV (summarizing education, positions and academic work – scientific publications); copies of educational certificates, transcript of records and letters of recommendation; list of publications and academic work that the applicant wishes to be considered by the evaluation committee; names and contact details of 2-3 references (name, relation to candidate, e-mail and telephone number)

Foreign applicants are advised to attach an explanation of their University’s grading system. Please remember that all documents should be in English or a Scandinavian language


Important Date


Last Date for Applying: 15th November 2017


Contact Address

HR-Officer Helene Jansen, Phone- +47 22857196, Email: [email protected]


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