|Funding for:||UK Students, EU Students, International Students|
|Funding amount:||Not specified|
|Placed on:||16th November 2016|
|Closes:||31st January 2017|
Zurich Graduate School of Economics
The Doctoral Program in Economics at the University of Zurich was launched in its current format in 2009. It offers both a set of courses taught (in English) by internationally renowned scholars at the University of Zurich and world-class research opportunities. The Department of Economics is looking for strong candidates holding a Master’s degree to fill their
Doctoral Positions 2017
The Zurich Graduate School of Economics (ZurichGSE) receives about 300 applications and admits between 12 and 16 students each year. Funding is guaranteed for four years, with those making satisfactory progress receiving a fifth year. Departmental scholarships are offered for the first year of the Ph.D. program, and recipients are expected to work as teaching assistants from the second year onwards. Research assistant positions are also available. In addition, the ZurichGSE offers three UBS Center Scholarships. All scholarships are awarded competitively on the basis of academic merit.
The application deadline is January 31, 2017. Courses start in August 2017. For more details about the ZurichGSE and funding options, please visit our website: www.econ.uzh.ch/dpe.
We are looking forward to welcoming you as a doctoral student in our program!