Category Archives: Swiss News

Second bilateral call for Joint Research Projects (JRPs) with Japan

In the frame of the Strategic Japanese-Swiss Science and Technology Programme (SJSSTP) and in collaboration with the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), the SNSF launches the second bilateral call for Joint Research Projects (JRPs) with Japan. 8-10 … Continue reading

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4th Joint Committee Meeting on S&T Cooperation

The fourth Joint Committee Meeting on Science and Technology Cooperation between Japan and Switzerland was held at the Mita Conference Hall in Tokyo on February 28th 2018. The event was opened by Ambassador Nakane, Ambassador for Science and Technology Cooperation … Continue reading

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New call: Enter Nanolive’s “Scientists of Tomorrow” competition!

  Nanolive is a Lausanne, Switzerland, based company that has developped a novel microscope to look at living cells in 3D. It is a new kind of self-adjusting, holographic and tomographic microsope. Nanolive is inviting Undergraduate students from all over … Continue reading

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New call: Certificate of advanced studies in Public Governance and Administration at ETH Zürich

The ETH Zürich is announcing a new course in Public Governance and Administration. This unique and intense certificate program is designed specifically for aspiring public sector leaders and enhances knowledge, skills and confidence across three critical dimensions: the ability to dissect … Continue reading

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School of Health Sciences Vaud HESAV signed a partnership agreement with Teikyo University!

The School of Health Sciences Vaud (Haute Ecole de Santé HESAV), of the University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Western Switzerland (HES-SO), signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the development of exchanges and cooperation in Radiography with Teikyo … Continue reading

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New partner agreement between Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW) and Rikkyo University

Zurich University of Applied Sciences has signed a new partner inter-faculty agreement with Rikkyo University! Bachelor students in International Management at ZHAW will now have the opportunity to do an exchange semester at Rikkyo University’s College of Business, starting from … Continue reading

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New Call: JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowships for Overseas Researchers

The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) is offering different fellowship programs to give opportunities for excellent researchers from around the world to come to Japan to conduct scientific collaboration with their Japanese colleagues. As a nomination body, the … Continue reading

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Switzerland Research featured at the European Research Day (ERD) in Tokyo

The third edition of the European Research Day (ERD) was held early December at the Delegation of the European Union to Japan, organized by Euraxess Japan. The goal of the one-day workshop was to “bring together the European research community … Continue reading

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ERC Consolidator Grants 2017 awarded to nine Swiss institutions

The European Research Council (ERC) announced the result of the calls for the 2017 Consolidator Grants. Twenty-two countries beneficiated from the grants, in the fields of social sciences/humanities, physical sciences/engineering and life sciences. The whole consolidator programme, worth a total … Continue reading

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Applications open for the 8th Undergraduate Summer School in biological sciences at the University of Lausanne

The University of Lausanne (UNIL) announced a new call for applications for the 2018 Summer Undergraduate Research (SUR) Programme in biological sciences. The English-taught 8-week programme (July 4th to August 29th, 2018) is open to around 15 bachelor students from … Continue reading

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