4.5.4 Selection and Placement Procedure

Applicants will be ranked according to their scientific qualification. Starting from the top-ranked applicant, the Selection Commission (see Section 3.3) will offer positions and scholarships in an attempt to match the applicants' desires with the needs and research interests of the partner universities. In the end, the applicant will be placed (see Section 3.7) and his/her first supervisor will be named. Then the Selection Commission proceeds to the second-ranked applicant etc.