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Doctoral contracts

You want to make a thesis in maths or computer science ? And enjoy a first research experience in a laboratory labelized "d'excellence"?

The MILYON Labex offers each year:

  • full funding for three years of thesis (CDD), in an academic environment in its research units
  • partial funding (50%) for theses in collaboration with socio-economic partners
  • partial funding for theses in co-supervision with foreign universities
For the 2021 call, at least three full funding contracts and one partial funding contrat with a partner will be offered.

Contract length

Duration of the contract: 36 months


The mission takes place in one of the research units of the Laboratoire d'Excellence MILYON :

It is up to the student to find a prospective director among the laboratories aforementioned. 

The doctoral student carries out his research in the following main axes:

  •     fundamental and applied mathematics
  •     fundamental computer science, high performance computing, mathematical structures of proofs, computations, logic
  •     discrete mathematics at the interface of computer science
  •     machine learning and data science
  •     mathematical physics, statistical physics, signal processing, hydrodynamic turbulence
  •     applications of mathematics to medicine, biology and other interfaces of mathematics and fundamental computer science

Conditions of admissibility

Hold a master's degree in mathematics, computer science or theoretical physics

Required Skills

  • To be able to understand the scientific procedures, have research skills and methodologies
  • Have an editorial capacity for publication
  • Master the dedicated software
  • Know how to work in a team