PhD positions

Learn more on the PhD procedure at UCLouvain and IPSY


You will find details on the administrative steps to follow

  • to enter a PhD program at UCLouvain: French version here or English version here;
  • to enter the PhD program in Psychology and Educational Sciences here.
    Contact person: Ms Martine Janssens, secretary of the Doctoral School Commission

In both cases, you will see that the first step for you is finding a promotor to support your application and doctoral project.




To find a promoter for a PhD or a supervisor for a post-doctoral stay, explore our Institute's website to identify people working on topics related to your areas of interest. Go to the following web pages:

  • for the Institute: French version here or English version here;
  • for the research domains: French version here or English version here.

By clicking on each of the four domains of research, you will find a list of keywords with the names of the people who do research related to these keywords, and, in some cases, a link to the laboratory(ies) working on these themes. Once you have identified someone, do not hesitate to contact them directly.

contact people: Ms. Nadine Fraselle, Administrative coordinator, or the President of the Institute

PhD and post-doc position offers in IPSY

Have a look at our position offers here!