Excellence in research is fostered by collaboration with other researchers with complementary skills. ETH Global supports international research cooperation through programmes with strategic partner countries and institutions. Targeted funding programmes create opportunities for researchers to gain or broaden their experience in international cooperation.
ETH Zurich is the “Leading House” for the bilateral science and technology cooperation of Switzerland with China, Japan and South Korea. Mandated by the State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI), ETH Global explores promising partners for future research cooperation in the Asia-Pacific region.
Research for Development
ETH Global manages third-party funded research programmes related to developing and transition countries.
This field is referred to as “Research for Development (R4D)”.
Calls for proposals
Call for young researchers' exchange with Japan
The fourth call for proposals for young researchers' exchange between Japan and Switzerland is now open. Deadline for the submission of applications is 19 May 2017 Read more
E4D Doctoral Scholarship Programm: Call for Concept Notes, 31 March 2017
The E4D Scholarship Programme awards two doctoral scholarships annually. Apply today together with an professor from ETH! Deadline is 31 March 2017. Read more