Applications are invited for Fully Funded PhD Scholarships for International Students in Switzerland. Application is open to pursue doctoral degree at the Zurich Graduate School of Economics in 2018-2019 academic year .
The aim of this scholarships is to encourage and support academically able and talented students.
|Deadline||:||31 January 2018|
|Providers||:||University of Zurich|
|Course Level||:||PhD degree|
|Field of Study||:||All subjects at the Zurich Graduate School of Economics.|
Benefits for Fully Funded PhD Scholarships for International Students:
- The UBS Center Scholarships cover living expenses and all fees. The stipend covering living expenses currently stands at CHF 42’500 per year.
Scholarships are offered to award holders for a period of four years, subject to satisfactory completion of course work.
Eligibility for Fully Funded PhD Scholarships for International Students:
- Scholarships are open to graduates from around the world, they are awarded to candidates on the grounds of outstanding academic merit, and continuing support will be subject to satisfactory completion of course work. While preference may be given to students whose research plans include areas of interest of the UBS International Center of Economics in Society, applications from all areas are welcomed.
- Admission to the Zurich Graduate School of Economics is a pre-condition for being considered for a UBS Center Scholarship.
- The UBS Center Scholarships are full scholarships, covering living expenses and all fees. Scholarship holders are free to choose their supervisor and have no mandatory duties beyond the completion of the course work and their doctorate. We do however encourage students to contribute to departmental teaching because it is in their own interest to acquire good teaching skills.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have their previous degree.
Test Requirement: No
English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.