chile flagThe École des Docteurs began the development of PhD cooperation with Chile in 2015 by participating in the Europosgrados fair. This year the International PhD Office will join the Expo Estudiante fair to meet students who wish do a thesis in France and especially through to CONICYT program.


conicytDepending on the Ministry of Education of Chile and created in 1967 as an advisory body for scientific development, the National Commission for Scientific and Technological Research, CONICYT, is guided today by two strategic pillars: promoting education & training of human resources and strengthening the scientific and technological capacities of Chile. Both pillars are enhanced by two transversal areas, scientific information and international links. For some years CONICYT has provided a very large range of scholarships to Chilean students that wish to do their PhD abroad, under the BECAS DE DOCTORADO EN EL EXTRANJERO BECAS CHILE program.

Requirements for PhD scholarship

  • Being Chilean or foreigner with permanent residence in Chile.
  • Hold a Master degree
  • Possessing accrediting academic excellence in at least one of the following two requirements:
  1. Have earned a grade point average undergraduate or above five (5.0) over a maximum of seven (7.0) or equivalent or
  2. Be within the top 30% of undergraduate ranking.
  • Be accepted or be a regular student in a doctoral program.

Application Agenda

Call for application

February 17

Closing of the application period online

April 19, 01:00 PM

Closing of the application period by postal mail 

April 12, 02:00 PM

Consultations via OIRS platform

Until April 5, 2:00 PM

For more information


Meet us in Chile in 2017

If you wish to meet us for more information, the École des Docteurs will participate in the a student fair in Chile in 2017. These fair is an opportunity to ask about our PhD programs and also make a first contact with the University of Toulouse. Meet us and we will try to help you to find a supervizor to do your PhD in Toulouse!


expochileExpo Estudiante 2017

Santiago, Hotel W, March 28-29 from 2:30p.m. to 7:00p.m. 





Thesis Proposal

How to apply?

Browse the list of theses proposals list :

If you find a thesis proposal that matches with the research you expect to do for your PhD, apply directly on the website.

If you don’t find an interesting thesis proposal on the list, the PhD International Office can help you to find a supervisor in a research center.

Send a CV and a short application letter including a brief description of your research background to:              

phd-internationalatuniv-toulouse [dot] fr



phd-internationalatuniv-toulouse [dot] fr

International PhD Office Manager

adrien [dot] picquoutatuniv-toulouse [dot] fr

+33 5 62 25 00 88