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Mechanical and Process Engineering

ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology

48 months
Duration
2134 EUR/year
2134 EUR/year
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About

The Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering (D-MAVT) att the ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology offers doctoral students an excellent program of studies with international accreditation.

Overview

Key facts:

  • Doctoral studies at D-MAVT are characterized by independent and original scientific research conducted under the supervision of a professor. Doctoral studies introduce highly qualified students to research and constitute some of the most important research work conducted at ETH Zurich.
  • The objective of doctoral Mechanical and Process Engineering studies at the ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology is to enable doctoral candidates to acquire knowledge and skills in the field of the doctoral thesis in cognate disciplines and in interdisciplinary areas, and to integrate themselves into the scientific community. In addition, doctoral students take an active part in the teaching work of the department and thus learn the skill of teaching at university level.

Programme Structure

  • Doctoral students at D-MAVT must acquire at least 12 credit points during their doctoral studies. One credit corresponds to an average student workload of 25 to 30 hours. At least a third of the credit points must be acquired outside the field of research.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Doctoral students do not have to keep to the official deadlines for semester enrolment. 

Credits

12 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

In principle, all university graduates with a Master’s degree or an equivalent university degree can apply for admission to doctoral studies.With the following degrees an admission is not possible:

  • Degrees from universities of applied science
  • Master’s degrees from university continuing education departments (MAS, DAS, etc.)
  • Any kind of MBA (Master of Business Administration)
  • Bachelor's and/or Bachelor Honours degrees

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2134 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1067 EUR per semester during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2134 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1067 EUR per semester during 48 months.
  • 1200 CHF

Living costs for Zürich

1920 - 2572 CHF /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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.

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