PhD Welcome event


The Doctoral School of EPFL organizes every year a PhD Welcome event open to all first year PhD candidates at EPFL. This year it will take place on

Monday, November 4, 2024

at the Rolex Learning Center on the Lausanne campus

The event at a glance

  • Learn about your PhD journey
  • Listen to testimonials from past & current EPFL PhD candidates
  • Meet members of the PhD community
  • Discuss with services available on campus: Students’ Services Desk, Research Office, Technology Transfer Office, EPFL Library, Trust and Support Network, Teaching Support Center, Associations (Polydoc, ACIDE), and more …
  • Enjoy free food & drinks!


16:00Information session
17:15Visits to the services’ stands
17:30Welcome apéro

The EPFL campus can easily be accessed by public transport, and we strongly encourage you to prioritise this means of travelling, as parking spaces are limited.

The EPFL access page lists all available options to access the campus.

If you would like to attend the event, please register by completing the registration form below.

Lucia Baldi Unser

CE 1 625 (Centre Est)
Station 1
1015 Lausanne

[email protected]

+41 21 693 55 62