Admission application for the student office

At least 6 months after admission application

  • Full research proposal with Learning Agreement (Template)

For a English translation of the PhD regulations please contact phd-med(at)unibas(dot)ch.

The external advisor should be chosen according to the criteria for external experts.

Concerning first shared authorship please read the following document.

PhD Agreement/Progress Report

  • Word Template particularly suitable for all fields of the PhD Program Health Sciences (PPHS) and the Biomedical Ethics (Template)


Delivery of the 2 bounded copies and upload of the electronical thesis on the e-doc

  • Merkblatt Pflichtexemplare  Deutsch
  • Guidelines submission bounded copies of the thesis  English
  • Bestimmungen über die Ablieferung der Pflichtexemplare und den Druck der Dissertation/Provisions concearning the delivery of the madatory bounded copies and the printing of the thesis  here

One of the 2 printed copies must be signed by the first supervisor (page 2, beside the name). Once the copies are submitted to the Dean Office (Klingelbergstrasse 61), the student gets a link for uploading the electronical thesis on the e-doc of UNIBAS. This link will be sent by the PhD-office.


  • PhD Regulations (Doktoratsverordnung) 2008
  • PhD Guidelines (Wegleitung) 2008
  • Cover Dr. phil. (Word file, PDF)