Ecology and evolution are essential scientific fields in our understanding of life and biodiversity on Earth, and are of growing societal relevance. The doctoral program in Ecology & Evolution brings together World Class research groups in an active and innovative academic community. The collaborative participation of various University departments, the Botanical Garden and the Museum of Natural History of Geneva reflects this interdisciplinary and vibrant academic environment. The scientific excellence of our internationally top ranked University is translated into a variety of high quality courses and activities. Moreover, participating students are eligible to the activities organized by the University Conference of Occidental Switzerland (CUSO), enlarging their networking opportunities.