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Computer Science / Telecom - Careers / Employment - 30.11.2018
EPFL delivers Switzerland's first Certificates of Open Studies
EPFL delivers Switzerland's first Certificates of Open Studies
Last fall, EPFL introduced a new continuing education program whereby participants earn a Certificate of Open Studies (COS) - the only one of its kind in Switzerland. The first COSs were handed out at a ceremony this past Thursday. Switzerland's very first Certificates of Open Studies (COSs) were handed out this past Thursday at a ceremony at EPFL.

Physics - Careers / Employment - 30.11.2018
Ten projects awarded
ETH researchers had excellent results in the issuing of ERC grants: they were able to win 10 Consolidator Grants in the amount of 24 million Swiss francs for their research. Researchers from ETH Zurich have never before been able to win so many ERC Consolidator Grants in one round as they managed to this time.

Careers / Employment - Innovation / Technology - 09.11.2018

Careers / Employment - 24.10.2018

Event - Careers / Employment - 08.10.2018

Innovation / Technology - Careers / Employment - 06.10.2018

Administration - Careers / Employment - 20.09.2018
Facts and figures on Switzerland’s participation in the European Framework Programmes for Research
Bern, 20.09.2018 - The State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI) today published a report on Switzerland's involvement in the eighth European Framework Programme for Research and Innovation (Horizon 2020; 2014-2020).

Careers / Employment - Life Sciences - 18.09.2018
Marie Heim-Vögtlin Prize 2018: Sara Montagner discovers the epigenetic secrets of mast cells
Epigenetic modifications of our DNA are a key aspect of the normal functioning of mast cells, which play an important role in immune reactions. Biologist Sara Montagner was able to demonstrate this in her work. She will receive this year's Marie Heim-Vögtlin Prize from the SNSF at the award ceremony in Bellinzona on 29 November 2018.

Careers / Employment - Health - 22.08.2018
Fostering Research Productivity in Côte d'Ivoire
Fostering Research Productivity in Côte d’Ivoire
Since 2000, the research productivity in Côte d'Ivoire has grown steadily above the regional and global rate, despite recurring economic pressures and socio-political unrest.

Careers / Employment - Administration - 15.08.2018

Careers / Employment - Administration - 09.08.2018
Four Million Euros Awarded to Three UZH Researchers
Three scientists of the University of Zurich have been awarded the EU's coveted ERC Starting Grants.

Health - Careers / Employment - 30.07.2018
Novartis marks a new era for migraine patients with the EU approval of Aimovig , a first-of-its-kind treatment specifically designed for migraine prevention
Novartis marks a new era for migraine patients with the EU approval of Aimovig , a first-of-its-kind treatment specifically designed for migraine prevention Patients on Aimovig (erenumab) in clinical

Mathematics - Careers / Employment - 24.07.2018

Careers / Employment - 17.07.2018

Careers / Employment - 16.07.2018

Health - Careers / Employment - 27.06.2018
Novartis International AG: Global study by Novartis and European Migraine and Headache Alliance reveals 60% of employed people with severe migraine miss, on average, a week of work per month
Novartis International AG: Global study by Novartis and European Migraine and Headache Alliance reveals 60% of employed people with severe migraine miss, on average, a week of work per month Study re

Administration - Careers / Employment - 15.05.2018
Competitive funding by the SNSF promotes high-quality research
Competitive funding by the SNSF promotes high-quality research
In 2017, the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) invested in 2971 new projects. Each project had to undergo a stringent evaluation process in which it was rated relative to competing projects.

Health - Careers / Employment - 15.03.2018

Careers / Employment - 06.03.2018

Careers / Employment - Art and Design - 05.03.2018

Business / Economics - Careers / Employment - 02.03.2018
Jobs, wages, higher after-tax pay keeps consumer confidence high
ANN ARBOR-Consumer sentiment has remained at very favorable levels for more than a year. In the February survey, it was just below the October 2017 peak of 100.7, the highest level since 2004, according to the University of Michigan Surveys of Consumers.

Law / Forensics - Careers / Employment - 16.02.2018

Innovation / Technology - Careers / Employment - 19.01.2018
Using haptic feedback joysticks to fly drones
A new joystick developed by startup MotionPilot lets users fly drones with just one hand in a fun, intuitive way.

Careers / Employment - Computer Science / Telecom - 05.01.2018
Algorithm increases employment opportunities for refugees
A data-driven approach could help increase employment levels for asylum seekers in Switzerland from 15 to 26 percent.

Administration - Careers / Employment - 04.01.2018

Careers / Employment - 15.11.2017
Enrollment now open at the EPFL Extension School
The EPFL Extension School offers online courses with no prerequisites, enabling participants to obtain a Certificate of Open Studies from EPFL.

Careers / Employment - 02.11.2017
Confederation and the cantons adopt common strategy on exchanges and mobility
Bern, 02.11.2017 - The exchange and mobility strategy aims to make exchanges and mobility a natural part of education pathways, career trajectories and extracurricular activities.

Careers / Employment - 10.10.2017

Careers / Employment - Academic Rankings - 07.09.2017
Six EPFL startups are among the Swiss top 10
Six EPFL startups are among the Swiss top 10
L.E.S.S. and Flyability - two EPFL startups - are among the podium finishers in the latest TOP 100 Swiss Startups ranking, which was announced yesterday evening in Zurich.

Careers / Employment - Health - 24.08.2017
Recruiters: Job Hoppers Have Poor Employment Prospects
Recruiters: Job Hoppers Have Poor Employment Prospects
Young people who frequently change jobs or work in positions that are unrelated to their vocational or academic studies are hampering their job chances.

Administration - Careers / Employment - 06.07.2017
Ten years of the European Research Council: positive record from Swiss perspective
Bern, 06.07.2017 - An event was held in Geneva on 6 July to mark the tenth anniversary of the European Research Council (ERC).

Chemistry - Careers / Employment - 03.07.2017
Meeting Nobel Laureates
Meeting Nobel Laureates
ETH Zurich's Thomas Gianetti meets up with the world's most promising Young Scientists at the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting.

Careers / Employment - 16.06.2017
EPFL spin-offs flourish in a finely tuned ecosystem
EPFL spin-offs flourish in a finely tuned ecosystem
A recent report by EPFL's Vice Presidency for Innovation (VPI) shows just how effective the school's startup ecosystem is by looking at standard benchmarks such as the number of jobs created, funds raised, and the buyout rate for campus startups.