Courses offered by the Graduate Academy

The focus of the Graduate Academy's program is to offer need-based courses and workshops for all junior researchers of the university. In particular, the program encompasses transferable skills courses in the following four core areas:

  1. Professional and Career Development

  2. Management and Leadership

  3. Communication and Presentation

  4. English for Academic Purposes (english+)

We further offer

Registration details

  • After successfully completing a course offered by the Graduate Academy, you will receive a certificate of attendance. If you attend more than one course, we can also issue an overall certificate, listing all your courses; in this case, please contact us for further information.

  • For all courses offered by the Graduate Academy you are required to pay a fee of currently 30 Euros per course day (usually 6-8 hours of training). Please note that, to firmly secure your spot, this fee is due prior to the beginning of the course! Further details can be found on the page for each course.

  • You will find the registration form for each course on the individual course page once registration is open!


20. October 2016 - 21. October 2016   Disputationstraining
Veranstalter: Graduiertenakademie Die Disputation ist der krönende Abschluss einer lange Phase der...
25. October 2016 - 26. October 2016   Basics of Project Management
Veranstalter: Graduiertenkademie How to initiate, plan and run research projects Projects in...
27. October 2016 - 28. October 2016   VWL Kompakt für Promovierende und PostDocs
Veranstalter: Graduiertenakademie Das Verständnis des gesamtwirtschaftlichen Kontextes, in dem...
31. October 2016 - 30. January 2017   16:30 - 20:00 Introduction to Academic Writing
Introduction to Academic Writing(Compact Course) Successful researchers need not only compelling...
09. November 2016 - 30. November 2016   08:30 - 12:00 Networking and Self-Presentation: Communicating Properly at Conferences and in Other Academic Contexts
Networking and Self-Presentation:Communicating Properly at Conferences and in Other Academic...