Programme areas

Applications must lie within one of five programme areas. The programme area is dictated by the DTU research department hosting the fellow and the research project. When applying for a fellowship, you must indicate in the online submission form on DTU’s website the research department under which your application belongs. 

You can find a list of research departments, centers and groups at DTU on the website:

The five programme areas and corresponding DTU research departments are: 

Programme area

Research department

Mathematics, physics, space research and informatics

DTU Compute

DTU Physics

 DTU Space

DTU Nutech

Chemistry, biotechnology and chemical engineering

DTU Chemistry

DTU Chemical Engineering

DTU Energy

DTU Biosustain

Electronics and communication

DTU Fotonik

DTU Electrical Engineering

DTU Nanotech

DTU Danchip/CEN

Construction, production, buildings and transportation

DTU Civil Engineering

DTU Management Engineering

DTU Wind Energy

DTU Mechanical Engineering

Life science

DTU Aqua

DTU Bioengineering

DTU Bioinformatics

DTU Food


DTU Environment



This project has received Funding from the European Union's Seventh Framework Programme and Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme under Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions grant no. 609405 (FP7) and 713683 (H2020)