PhD candidates may attend courses at the University of Bern or external courses and summer schools offered by other recognized institutions. Acknowledgement of external courses for the PhD are subject to the agreement of the mentor.
A one-page information sheet is available to download at the end of this information. This provides you with the information you need to manage your studies and register for courses in CTS/KSL.
All certificates require:
Upon course/workshop/seminar completion - submit the following by email to email@example.com to obtain the ECTS credits and have those credits added to your planning in CTS/KSL:
*when the course is not listed on your DA, please submit course information (content, effort in terms of hours, exams, presentations, etc.) for (a) determination of course appropriateness and, (b) decision on number of ECTS to be awarded.
**Please note, photos (jpgs, tif, png, etc.) are not accepted: Submit only scanned, individual pdf formats. Students with smartphones, can use the scan feature in the Notes app. All smartphone user have access to a variety of free or low-cost scanning applications.