The Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (Vetsuisse Faculty) at the University of Bern comprises clinics, institutes and offices. The Bern Animal Clinic is run by the clinics. The Veterinary Medicine faculty has set out a number of tasks in the three areas of research, teaching and service provision. These tasks are:
The future of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (Vetsuisse Faculty) of the University of Bern
Graduates in veterinary medicine studies can study for a PhD at the Graduate School for Cellular and Biomedical Sciences (GCB) at the University of Bern. The GCB is a joint venture between the Faculty of Medicine and the Faculty of Science at the University of Bern, and the Vetsuisse faculties at the universities of Bern and Zurich.
Candidates can study for a PhD at the GCB in one of the four following areas:
This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.
Application and admission
General information on admission at doctoral level:
For questions regarding application and admission, please contact the Admissions Office (ZIB).
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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