Biotechnology & Bioengineering


The Doctoral Program in Biotechnology and Bioengineering (EDBB) provides doctoral students with the education necessary to be leaders in the fast-growing industrial and academic biotechnology and bioengineering sectors. Students gain a depth of knowledge and competence in their specific research area as well as a breadth of knowledge in biology, bioengineering and biotechnology.

The combination of coursework, laboratory based research, in-house seminars, and national and international conferences, etc. form the basis of this education.

The program’s themes include:

  • genomics and proteomics
  • biomolecular engineering and biomaterials
  • stem cell biotechnology
  • cell and process engineering
  • biochemical engineering
  • orthopaedic engineering
  • biomechanics, mechanobiology
  • cell biophysics
  • computational biology
  • biomedical imaging
  • molecular, cell and tissue engineering.


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Working days: Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays
On campus: Tuesdays

Direction : Bruno Correia

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Administration : Sonja Bodmer

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Mailing Address

EPFL EDBB program

AI 1206

CH-1015 Lausanne

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