During the PhD

Starting your PhD

Internal Forms

The following forms can be downloaded by your supervisor:

• Doctoral Agreement (PDF, 108 KB)

• Minutes Meeting of Doctoral Committee (PDF, 109 KB)

Practical information for international students

The International Scholars Center is the main point of contact for PhD candidates. Its staff supports you before your arrival in Zurich and during your entire stay at our University. The services include information, advice, and support, in the following areas:

- Entering Switzerland

- Moving to and registering in Zurich

- Accomodations

- Health insurances

- Childcare and schools

- Living in Zurich

Be aware that additional information relevant for doctoral candidates might be available in the "Master's students" section.


Additional information about living in Zurich can be found on the ETH page.