ETH Zurich and University of Zurich
The Life Science Zurich Graduate School (LSZGS), founded in 2005, is a joint initiative of the ETH Zurich and the University of Zurich (UZH). The LSZ graduate school includes 13 joint ETH/UZH PhD programs, over 300 faculty members, and almost 900 PhD students. The PhD programs have similar overall structures, including dedicated PhD-level courses, active mentoring of student progress via thesis committees, and multiple student activities such as retreats and seminars with student-invited speakers.
Life Science Zurich Graduate School