Offerings for Doctoral Studies

All five disciplinary areas of the IAOS provide opportunities for doctoral study in the framework of either a general doctorate or a doctoral program.

Interdisciplinary Doctoral Programs at the IAOS (PVO 2009)

PLEASE NOTE: These programs will be closed by Spring 2023

General Doctorate in Cooperation

Doctoral Programs in Cooperation (PVO 2009)

PLEASE NOTE: These programs will be closed by Spring 2023

Administration, Guidance, Information, Support

Starting from 2019 doctoral candidates will be ministered and guided by the Doktoral Commissioners of their discipline at the Graduate School at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences. Please contact the responsible person there with all your questions about admission, graduation, assessments etc.

All information, forms, program regulations regarding the doctoral degree (admission, graduation, assessments etc.) you will find at the websites of the Graduate School.

The Graduate Campus of the UZH provides PhD candidates and Postdocs with a wide range of information, course offerings and sponsorship.

Assistance with immigration formalities, entry and arrival, house hunting and various other organisational matters and challenges is offered by the International Scholars Center.