A PhD in the field of batteries is ideal for those who want to deepen their subject area knowledge. This equips researchers with state-of-the-art knowledge in the field, expertise in cutting-edge techniques and critical thinking skills, culminating in the execution of a project and dissertation that extends the current understanding of the field.

A 3-4 year PhD paves the way for careers in academic research and leading roles in the battery industry and beyond.

In doing a PhD, you develop a range of technical and personal skills that position researchers for future leading roles. Below are some key skills that are developed along the way, with prior experiences in these helping during the PhD.

Skills you will acquire in the PhD

Academic and technical skills

Analytical and problem-solving skills

Personal effectiveness

What helps getting a PhD position?

Educational background

Research experience

Internships and industry experience

Continuous learning


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