PhD Tips

@ For the newcoming students
Geneva Survival BioPhD Guide 3.0 from the APhD Program in Life Sciences Student Association. (Some info might need an update, but over all is valid)

@ For the current students:
Rules and Charter of the Doctoral School in Life Sciences (En and Fr)

@ Various sponosorships from SNCF
Selection Guide
Mobility, Flexibility, Gender Equality etc Grants

@ LS2 guide on basic and applied research in Switzerland

@StarOmics Platform

Activities in StaOmics include those aiming at improving scientific knowledge and methodologies, as well as workshops for soft skills and carrer planing.

@ Research Office can help you with advice on swiss research fundings
Grant calls calendar

@ If you want to learn French, canton can sponsor you:
You can request a sponsorhip for your language (and other) classes through The Annual Training Allowance – up to 750 CHF per year (starting form 2d year of your local residence). Info: FR, EN

@ If you are temporarily moving to another Uni:
You need to apply for the secondment in UNIGE memento office. Requirements and instructions are here (FR, EN)


@About 6 months extention of residence permit after defence