PhD studies

To be admitted to the PhD program, the student must have been awarded a master degree of science or an equivalent qualification recognized by the University of Fribourg.

The candidate must contact a research group (experimental or theoretical physics) who would be interested to his candidature and who is willing to supervise his/her thesis work.

More info and application procedure

During his/her PhD program (duration: 3-4 years), the doctoral candidate must perform original research for his/her thesis, attend to seminars organized by his/her group, to colloquia, to national and international conferences, produce publications and write his/her thesis.

PhD students are strongly encouraged to enlarge their knowledge by attending third-cycle courses of the "Programmes doctoraux de la CUSO".