University of Bern Doctoral Scholarships for International Students 2017

The University of Bern is offering up to 15 doctoral positions for upcoming international scholars. Positions are available for students who have completed all of their studies-to-date outside of Switzerland and achieved outstanding grades in their master’s degree.

Scholarship Benefits:  The positions are limited to three years, and must commence before the 1st of January 2018.


To be eligible, candidate must:

 Hold a master’s degree or a licentiate from a Swiss university or Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, or an equivalent university degree and
  • Students must also fulfil any other requirements set out by the relevant faculty or graduate school (e.g. specific average grades or a specific result in your master’s degree, licentiate, diploma or state exams).

Application Process: Applications are submitted online.

Deadline: 14th May 2017.

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