People interested in studying biology at BSc oder MSc level at ETH get to the Admission office of ETH here.
MyStudies is the portal to various services and administration issues for students (n.ethz-ID and -password required).
The course catalogue of ETH Zurich lists all the courses held at ETH.
Conferences, commissions, meetings
This link leads you to the dates of D-BIOL specific conferences, commissions and other meetings.
D-BIOL student administration office
Location, opening hours and contact information of the student administration office biology.
The rectorate of ETH Zurich is in charge of the administrative support for education at ETH Zurich and provides services for students,
faculty, the departments and institutes.
This program allows excellent students to begin doctoral studies after one year of master studies.
Conditions for admission
There is one deadline per semester for application submissions. The next
deadline is on Friday, 16. August 2013.
The application must be sent to the biology student administration office and is accompanied by the following documents:
To speed up the administrative process, a candidate should report all examination marks obtained from the most recent examination session to the biology student administration office as soon as possible after receiving them.
Eligible candidates will be invited to an oral assessment examination (at least 60 minutes) and will be graded as having either passed or failed. A repetition is not possible.
The examination will comprise:
After a successful assessment, a candidate may register for doctoral studies and is admitted provisionally. Please find all of the necessary information here.
MSc graduation and registration for the doctoral studies program
11 months after the provisional admission to doctoral studies, a candidate must submit to the supervisor and a co-referee an interim report on the results obtained so far. This report will be evaluated and marked as the MSc thesis. A second copy must be handed in at the biology student administration office.
The master examination must take place within 30 days after submission of the MSc thesis.
The doctoral research proposal must be submitted separately within 12 months of the provisional doctoral studies registration. Please check the details here.
After MSc graduation and approval of the doctoral research proposal by the D-BIOL doctoral studies panel, a candidate may be definitively admitted to the doctoral studies program.
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