PhD Positions in “Food Engineering Design and Computing” at ETH Zurich, Switzerland

About the University

ETH Zurich is a public research university located in the Zurich city of Switzerland. It was founded by the Swiss government in 1854 with a mission to educate engineers and scientists. The school focuses mainly on science, engineering, technology and mathematics. In 2020 QS world university ranking it stands at 6th rank in the world and 2nd in Europe.

About the PhD Programme

The Engineering Design and Computing Laboratory at ETH Zurich has several, fully-funded PhD positions to work with. The project includes 4D printing and computational design methods, Advanced design automation and optimization, designing of technical products for the world. The programme also includes teaching assistance areas with CAD, technical, product development, etc. For more information click below on apply now button.


Excellent applicants with a Master degree in Mechanical Engineering, Computer science, Material science or related area of study are eligible. Preference will be given to those knowing CAD, FEM, computational structural mechanics, applied computing, applied artificial intelligence, additive manufacturing and computational optimization.


The PhD positions are fully funded with a competitive salary. (only a small tuition fee is required at ETH).

Starting of programme

September 1, 2020

Mode of application

The application must be applied via online application including CV, university transcripts for both the Bachelor and Master degree, and two references.

For any information feel free to contact at [email protected] (no application)

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PhD Positions in “Food Engineering Design and Computing” at ETH Zurich, Switzerland