School of Life Sciences

The School of Life Sciences fosters education, research and innovation at the interface of engineering and biology to advance the understanding of the living world and solve biomedical problems.


We offer a Bachelor and Master program in Life Sciences Engineering, a Master program in Neuro-X, as well as four Doctoral programs.


Our 58 research groups in 5 institutes operate at the interface of biology, basic sciences, computer sciences and engineering.


We cultivate a climate of exploration and translation of knowledge and technologies to a sustainable benefit of humankind.

Upcoming events

SDSC-Connect 2024: AI for Precision Medicine


With: Prof. Martin Vetterli, President of EPFL Prof. Susan Gasser, Director of ISREC and Member of the ETH Board Prof. Andreas Wicki, USZ, Vice-Chairman of the Department of Medical Oncology and Hematology and Director of the Comprehensive Cancer Center Zurich (CCCZ) Dr. Jean-Philippe Vert, Chief R&D Officer, Owkin Antoine Maison, Head of Digital Innovation, Tigen Pharma Dr. Noushin Hadadi, Director of Data Science and Bioinformatics, Novigenix Dr. Daniel Stekhoven, ETH Zurich, Director of Nexus Personalized Health Technologies Dr. Kevin Vervier, Senior Data Scientist, Novartis Prof. Catherine Jutzeler, ETH Zurich, Assistant Professor of Biomedical Data Science Department of Health Sciences and Technology Institute for Translational Medicine
Place and room: RLC E1 240
Category: Conferences – Seminars

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Discover the splendid labs and facilities of the Schools of Life Sciences (SV) and Engineering Sciences and Technology (STI)

“Being in a technical school gives us many opportunities”. Watch our interview with the dean of the School of Life Sciences, Andy Oates