Department of Odontology International PhD Fellowships in Big Data
University of Copenhagen
Deadline:  09th May

All Nationalities
Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy)

Scholarship Overview

Department of Odontology International PhD Fellowships in Big Data 2021 is offered for PhD degree in the field of Odontology (Medicine). You can apply to this scholarship here. The deadline for the sending your application is 09 May 2021. This scholarship is provided by University of Copenhagen and the value of this scholarship is Full Funding, Fee Course and Salary . This scholarship is open for: Open to all nationals.

  • Degree: PhD
  • Provided by: University of Copenhagen
  • Deadline: 09 May 2021
  • Scholarship value: Full Funding, Fee Course and Salary

The University of Copenhagen is offering a Ph.D. fellowship in ” Big Data in dentistry - Artificial intelligence and machine learning optimizing detection and segmentation on dental X-rays” at the Department of Odontology.

Project Description: The Ph.D. student will be developing innovative and practical AI solutions in the field of dentistry. His/her particular responsibilities will be the analysis and pre-processing of dental X-rays, development of an AI-based algorithm for segmentation of dental structures, and validation using clinical data from the Department of Odontology. Results have the potential to be published in top journals in the field of dental imaging and medical image analysis.

Value of Department of Odontology International Ph.D. Fellowships in Big Data 2021:

Successful applicants of the Department of Odontology International Ph.D. Fellowships in Big Data 2021 will receive the following benefits-

  • Course fees
  • Salary


  • Applicants must hold a Master’s degree in Computer Science and must document skills in image analysis, machine learning, and Python programming language.
  • Applicants must have experience working with dental x-rays, medical images, and machine learning-based clinical decision making will be a great advantage.
  • Applicants must be enrolled as Ph.D. students at the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences.

How To Apply

The application must include:

  • Cover letter (motivation for applying including a description of the applicant’s research profile)
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Diploma and transcripts of records (collated into 1 file)
  • List of publications
  • Other relevant documents/information

The application must be sent electronically by clicking on the link below. PhD position apply 

After the deadline, the authorized recruitment manager selects applicants for assessment on the advice of the Appointments Committee. Applicants are notified whether their application has been passed for assessment by an expert assessment committee. Selected applicants are notified of the composition of the committee and each applicant has the opportunity to comment on his/her assessment. You may read about the recruitment process at

Candidates who are already enrolled as PhD students at the Graduate School of Health and Medical Sciences cannot apply for this position.

The closing date for applications is 9 May 2021

University of Copenhagen wishes to reflect the surrounding society and therefore encourages all interested parties regardless of personal background to apply for the position.