EPFL is one of the world’s most dynamic and reputed institutes of science and technology. In the heart of Europe, it offers a combination of excitement, excellence, inspiring education, and outstanding facilities for research. Its doctoral school is organized into 20 doctoral programs, each covering a well-established discipline or one of today’s interdisciplinary research areas. They form vibrant scientific communities that energize the exchange of scientific ideas and progress.
Doctoral studies at EPFL
An EPFL PhD is typically obtained after four years of study devoted to an original and independent scientific research project.
EPFL’s Doctoral School is organized into 21 doctoral programs
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