The Doc.Mobility fellowships of the University of Geneva and IHEID are open to all PhD students who wish to improve their scientific profile in a research institution abroad. These grants offer the possibility to deepen scientific knowledge and improve the doctoral experience.
This new programme is the successor to the SNSF instrument Doc.Mobility, which was discontinued at the end of 2020.
All doctoral students enrolled at the University of Geneva for at least twelve months and not being funded through the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) are eligible to submit an application. (Doctoral students of the SNSF can apply directly to the SNSF for a mobility grant).
Duration of fellowship
6 months up to a maximum of 12 months
Deadline for submission of applications
August 20, 2022 (NEW DEADLINE)
Submission of applications
Applicants submit their application via the submission platform.
Important: All documents - except the letter of support from the thesis supervisor - must be gathered in a single pdf document not exceeding 3 Mb in size and submitted via the submission platform.
Evaluation of applications
The Research Committee of the University of Geneva (COREC) is responsible for the assessment of applications and the decision-making.