General Guidelines
PhD candidates who wish to participate to the Summer School must first submit their research statement and CV to

Then, if selected, they must pay the fees and register before the deadlines. In you registration, you’ll be asked to provide the following information:

– for EPFL students: last name, first name, sciper number;

– for non-EPFL students: last name, first name, gender, date of birth, university, academic level and email address.

To take part to the Summer School, you must first send a 250 word research statement to the following email:
Participants are selected on the quality of their proposal.

• CHF 269.25- for all participants (CHF 250.– plus 7.7% value-added tax (VAT).

 EPFL students please contact us in order to manage the payment through internal transfer. EPFL internal transfers not concerned by VAT.

You can complete the payment here: Payment form

Accomodation & Transport
• for external and swissuniversities participants only: includes 5 pre-booked hotel nights in Lausanne and transport by train within Switzerland (SBB ½).

• all meals are included

PhD candidates who wish to register for ECTS credits should check with their home university for the possibility to do so.
The Summer School offers 2 ECTS (registered at EPFL-EDOC-EDAR).