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Why Research School PLUS?

The Research School PLUS is an Around the World programme, offering the RUB's best financial support for international projects and international networking. It is your Research School with a PLUS factor.

Because we believe in:

Giving you substantial international experience and expertise is an integral part of any doctoral project. 
Excellent doctoral researchers are provided with a global research perspective and scope of operation.

Fostering international cooperations through exchange facilitates your international networking options, connecting you with established scientists across the world and promoting international Doc-To-Postdoc transitions.

Spreading the word of RUB's excellent career options. Extend RUB’s global network of collaborations by becoming an ambassador of the RUB.

Presenting the human face of science to the public is an integral part of excellent research.
 We motivate you to get the world excited about science, by involving you in topics important for society as a whole.

Compatibility of research and family is of utmost importance.
 RS PLUS can advance your international career, inside and outside academia, while at the same time staying true to our belief in family and gender equality issues.

   What RS PLUS can do for you:

  1. Broaden your perspective and give you international experience
    in general. 
  2. Improve the quality of your doctoral project.
  3. Pave the way for future career opportunities, inside and outside academia.
  4. Improve the international network of your working group, institute, or even of RUB as a whole.
  5. Promote the preparation of your postdoctoral project.