Private University in the Principality of Liechtenstein (UFL)
For more than 10 years, the private university in Triesen has been the only university in the region providing students with a doctorate in medical science. The doctorate study «Dr. scient. med.» of the UFL provides the participants with methods and concepts of medical science and prepares them for a professional life predominantly in clinically oriented research.
The internationally recognized and accredited doctoral program is for graduates with a degree in human medicine, dentistry, biology, biochemistry, biophysics, pharmacology or sports science, nutritional sciences, psychology.
Through international cooperation and exchange with other universities and research facilities, the UFL is a well-networked partner. Among other things, the UFL has been working closely with the Vorarlberg Institute for Vascular Investigation and Treatment (VIVIT) for more than ten years and they are establishing a «doctorate college for cardiometabolic medicine».
In addition, the UFL offers postgraduate and extra-occupational education programs, e.g. scientific writing. With its well-known «Health and Life Sciences» lecture series, the UFL brings exciting speakers and dialogue partners together in one place, thus involving the public in scientific discourse.
Dr. Barbara Gant
vice rector, rector a.i.
phone: +423 (0)392 – 4010