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University of Basel

FAQ PhD Students

  • What should you consider when working towards a PhD at the University of Basel?

    Information on admission requirements, PhD regulations and agreements and an overview of all Basel doctoral programs is available on the all about the PhD website.

  • What are the available options to finance a doctorate?

    There are various ways to finance and find financial support for a doctorate. These include taking on an assistant teaching position, applying for scholarships from foundations and receiving project grants. Read more on the financing website.

  • How can I acquire additional skills during the doctorate that will help me later in research and my professional life?

    There is a special course program to support PhD and post-doc students in acquiring transferable skills. This free training program also prepares you for further research and professional activities within and outside the university. Read more on the transferable skills website.

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