PhD-education

PhD education in English studies in Switzerland

Since the 2010s the Swiss universities have actively pushed teaching and learning opportunities on the PhD level. While there are no Swiss federal doctoral programs in English linguistics or Anglophone literary and culutral studies that are free/accessible for everyone, there are a number of doctoral schools/programs that are of interest to our PhD candidates:

CRUS Language & Cognition
CUSO Doctoral Program in English Language and Literature
CUSO Programme doctoral en Sciences du langage
CUSO Programme doctoral en études médievales

Basel:
Doktoratsprogramms Literaturwissenschaft
Hermann-Paul School of Linguistics Basel-Freiburg (i. Brsg.)

Bern:
Doctoral programme of the Center for the Study of Language and Society
Doctoral Programme of the Institute of Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences

Geneva:
Doctoral Workshop in Medieval and Early Modern English Studies
Doctoral Workshop in Modern and Contemporary English Studies

Lausanne:
Formation doctorale interdisciplinaire

Zürich:
Doktoratsprogramm Linguistik
Doctoral Program Literature

The SAGW platform lang.lit.ch contains further useful pointers.

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