Medical graduated: Admission process and pre-requisite

Program MD-PhD pre-requisite | Admission process
 

Program MD-PhD pre-requisite

The prerequisite for MD-PhD candidate is to hold a Master of Medicine or a degree deemed equivalent by our Admissions office and to have a guaranteed doctoral-candidate place.

Admission process

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Medical Degree or Federal Exam

1. Announcement

E-mail to: md-phd@unil.ch (MD-PhD secretary).

2. Interview President/Secretary

The candidate discusses her/his intentions with the President and the Secretary of the MD-PhD Commission and she/he receives all necessary information. the President and the Secretary of the MD-PhD Commission stay available for the candidate if new meetings, information or help in searching a laboratoray are needed.

3. Interview MD-PhD Commission

Proposition and/or validation of lab/thesis Director, nomination by the Commission of a mentor to facilitate and support the candidate. Provisional acceptance to complementary training.

4. Submission of pre-project

Agreement of Thesis director (submit : completed file with pre-project summary)

5. Complementary training

On the basis of credit system: 25 ECTS credits required. Biology (or other) courses related tothe thesis project, writing a paper (equivalent to a Master thesis).

6. Presentation of full project

The candidate presents her/his thesis project to the MD-PhD Commission (submit: completed file with full project, PowerPoint presentation: 5 mn. and 3 slides)

7. Selection of candidates (December) for presentation before the MD-PhD federal Commission in Bern

Only Swiss citizens or residents for at least 2 years can apply. (submit: completed file with updated full project, PowerPoint presentation: 5 mn. and 3 slides)

Beginning MD-PhD thesis

 

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Secretariat MD-PhD - Bureau 324 - Amphipôle - CH-1015 Lausanne
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Tél. +41 21 692 40 06
Fax +41 21 692 40 05
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