Marie Sklodowska Curie Individual Fellowships

MSCA – Individual Fellowships

Are you looking for a vibrant research environment to perform a postdoctoral fellowship funded by the Marie Sklodowska Curie Actions  of the European Commission? These fellowships allow you to develop your research career and improve your prospects.

Find a research group at Ghent University, which you would like to join in our Research Directory.  A joint application can only be considered in case there is a match with a supervisor who is a full professor at Ghent University.

European Fellowships

  • for postdoctoral researchers working in an EU Member State or Associated  Country
  • duration of 12 to 24 months, covering salary, a mobility allowance, research costs and overheads for the host institution.
  • for a restart of your career after a break or a research stay outside of Europe
Applicants must take into account the Mobility Rule: the applicant must not have resided or carried out his/her main activity (work, studies, etc.) in the country of the host organization for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to the deadline for submission of proposals.    Find more information on the MSCA website.

What can Ghent University offer you?

As an applicant

  • Support in the proposal writing stage

As a successful MSCA-fellow

  • Full administrative support by the EU Funding Unit (part of the Research Department)

More information


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