Increase your research experience through a stay abroad!

Doc.Mobility fellowships are designed for doctoral students who wish to enhance their scientific profile by working at a research institution abroad.

The fellowships include a grant towards living costs, a flat-rate for travel expenses and, if justified, a contribution towards research and conference costs as well as matriculation fees.  These fellowships are awarded for a minimum of 6 months up to a maximum of 18 months.

Participation requirements

  • Matriculation as a doctoral student for at least 12 months, exemptions are possible in justified cases
  • Swiss nationality, permanent residence, residence or cross-border commuter permit, or marriage resp. registered partnership with a Swiss
  • Activity of no less than 12 months at a research institution in Switzerland (for applicants who do not hold Swiss nationality)



Database Details

Current Research
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Thematic Focus
Agriculture, Biodiversity and Sustainability, Digital Communication / ICTs, Governance and Accountability, Knowledge Production and Transfer, Life Sciences and Health, Mobility and Migration, Open Topic, Peace and Security

Applicant’s Country

Allowed Usage
Research, Mobility

Applicant’s Position
PhD Candidate

Cycle Type
Repeated twice per year

Partner Required

1. September 2020
Last Modification
15. April 2020