Informationen for Students


MD thesis

The MD program of the Department of Nephrology and Hypertension accepts MD students and postdoctoral MD fellows. Expect a total time of at least 6 month for the thesis.

Information about current projects can be obtained from the faculty or at research interests.

PhD thesis

The Department of Nephrology and Hypertension accepts students for a PhD. The requirement for acceptance into the program is a diploma in biology, biochemistry, molecular biology, physics, mathematics, pharmacy or a MD degree. The duration of the PhD thesis usually is 3 years. Salaries according to the Swiss National Foundation.


Information about projects can be obtained from:

Lectures / Courses

Details about lectures and courses can be found on the homepage of the University of Bern.