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Sep 10, 2007 at 06:43 AM

SAP research PhD scholarship

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If anyone interested to pursue PhD and want to work in SAP research, pls read bellows and browse the link offered.

SAP Research:

SAP is the world's largest inter-enterprise software company and the world's third-largest independent software provider overall. SAP Research studies emerging IT trends and deploys new technologies in reallife environments to determine their potential business value for SAP. Research Centres are situated in several locations worldwide.

PhD Program:

The PhD program at SAP Research offers you a great chance to get industry experience in a real-life project, to work with top researchers, and to have the opportunity to develop your own research network. As SAP Research is a consortium member in various partly government funded projects, it forms an ideal platform for working on a doctoral thesis in conjunction with university partners.

As a PhD candidate you will be employed by SAP on a 3 year contract during which time it is expected that you complete your submission of a PhD thesis. Salary will be similar to university-based PhD studentships and tuition fees will be paid by SAP.

Obtain Your Ph.D. with SAP Research

Candidates interested in writing a dissertation in an industrial, "real-life" research setting find ideal conditions at SAP Research. The breadth of international projects and topics offers a wide range of opportunities for a doctoral thesis. This is why SAP Research established a dedicated Ph.D. framework in close collaboration with several European universities. The expected timeframe for completing a dissertation is three years. During this period, the candidates are assigned to a challenging project within one of SAP's research programs.

General Information about the Ph.D. Framework

SAP Research provides a framework with space for individual arrangements.

At SAP Research you will:

a.. Be involved in "real life" research topics

b.. Take part in the innovation process at SAP

c.. Collaborate with industrial and academic partners

d.. Work independently in a multifaceted research environment

e.. Enjoy an intercultural atmosphere in a global team

f.. Benefit from flexible working hours

So you can look forward to working in an inspiring environment.

Locations Offering the Ph.D. Framework

The following SAP Research centers offer the opportunity for a doctoral thesis in coordination with a partner university. Please e-mail your location of interest to learn more about current topics/projects for a thesis:

Germany, UK, France, South Africa, USA, Canada.

General Requirements

a.. Candidates for our technical-oriented Ph.D. should have completed an adequate area of study in:

a.. Information technology

b.. Computer sciences

c.. Business information systems

d.. Related programs of study

a.. Candidates for our business-oriented Ph.D. should have completed an adequate area of study in:

a.. Business administration

b.. Economics

c.. Business information systems

d.. Industrial engineering and management

e.. Related programs of study

a.. Excellent English skills are a fundamental requirement, as all SAP Research projects are performed in cooperation with international partners. German skills are a plus.

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