Hosted at the International Institute of Social Studies since 2019, CERES is the only research school in the Netherlands that offers training for Dutch and foreign PhD researchers in the field of international development.
Its training courses offer a unique learning experience. The CERES PhD training programme is characterized by a ‘hands-on’ learning-through-practice approach. Its programme aims to increase the skills and knowledge required for writing a viable, implementable and academic research proposal.
The programme is open to all beginning PhD researchers and Research Master students who are working on their research proposals.
2022-2023 PhD course brochure
Download the 2022-2023 PhD course brochure. For a fee, these course are also open to non-CERES members.