Studyportals

Medical Science (MD - PhD)

University of Geneva

Ph.D. On Campus
36 months
Duration
924 EUR/year
924 EUR/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

Medical Science (MD - PhD) from University of Geneva is intended for candidates holding a diploma in human medicine or dental medicine. It is awarded by the Faculty of medicine following the conclusion of a research project in clinical, fundamental or dental medicine that lasts generally three years.

Overview

Medical Science (MD - PhD) from University of Geneva is not to be confused with the Doctorate in science, specialisation in biology (PhD), which is awarded by the Faculty of science.

The Doctorate in medical science does not lead automatically to a Doctorate in medicine. These two doctorates are distinct from one another, each one involving different research activities, the writing of a different thesis and a separate registration procedure.

Students at Medical Science (MD - PhD) from University of Geneva will get:

  • Theoretical training in the form of modules and research colloquiums;
  • Achievement of an original research project.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theoretical training 
  • Thesis work

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English, French

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

All candidates must hold a master's degree (university master's degree) from a university and a program recognized by UNIGE. In all cases, the candidate must have obtained a bachelor's degree (university baccalaureate) of at least three years (180 ECTS credits) in a university and a program recognized by UNIGE.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    924 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 462 EUR per semester and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    924 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 462 EUR per semester and a duration of 36 months.

 CHF 500 per semester

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Fresh content

Updated in the last 3 months

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

Medical Science (MD - PhD)
-
University of Geneva

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!