The Graduate School for Cellular and Biomedical Sciences (GCB) of the University of Bern, jointly administered by the Faculties of Medicine, Science and Vetsuisse, offers structured, experimental research training programs leading to a PhD, MD.PhD or DVM.PhD degree.
The PhD program aims to provide comprehensive, internationally competitive training in the theory and practice of experimental research as well as in-depth specialist knowledge of the individually selected research area. It directs the students towards independent scientific work and enables them to assume scientific responsibility.
Research training is available in the areas of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Biomedical Sciences, Cell Biology, Immunology, Neuroscience, and Epidemiology.
Applicants should possess a Master's degree, or equivalent, in Life Sciences or related areas, Biomedical Engineering, Medicine, Dentistry, or Veterinary Medicine.
Information COVID-19 - update 15.01.2021 - no changes for the GCB since 28.10.2020
The GCB joins the University Executive Board and the crisis management team in asking for your cooperation in dealing with the current situation containing Covid-19 and thank you for your enormous commitment. According to the Unileitung guidelines published January 15, 2021 - Events with participation by external people are cancelled until further notice - all Doctoral Thesis Defenses and Mid-term exams will be CLOSED events. Family and friends may join virtually only. Individuals present at Doctoral Thesis Defenses comprise the members of the Thesis Committee (mentor, supervisor, co-advisor and external co-referee and the student).
When you have questions, please contact the GCB email@example.com email directly.
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