The GraduateCenterLMU offers a wide range of information events and specific workshops for doctoral students. In addition, events organized by other institutions are listed below.
Events, which are being conducted in English, are marked with an asterisk.
General information about participation in our workshops can be found in the Frequently Asked Questions.
GraduateCenterLMU Workshops for Doctoral Students
Meetings und Diskussionsrunden leiten
Quellenrecherche im Archiv
Medientraining für Auftritte in TV und Rundfunk
*Communication and Teams
Literaturverwaltung mit EndNote
*Managing Bibliographies with EndNote
Literaturverwaltung mit Citavi
*Academic Writing (Humanities and Social Sciences)
*Grant Writing (Natural Sciences and Medical Research)
Lehrkompetenz – miniPROFiL
* Events, which are being conducted in English, are marked with an asterisk.
Events by Other Institutions
Doctoral students and postdocs who are employees of LMU Munich may participate in training offered by LMU's In-service Training.
This is a special program offered by the women's representative of LMU Munich for young academics towards the end of the doctorate.
Sprachraum is an initiative of LMU Munich to especially promote key qualifications concerning language and speech, such as communication skills, rhetoric and teaching competencies.
Center for Leadership and People Management
The LMU Center for Leadership and People Management offers seminars on leadership.
The central university library frequently offers introductions to bibliography software (Ctitavi, EndNote) and online search for scientific literature.
Bavarian State Library
The Bavarian State Library regularly offers general introductions, as well as various topic specific events.
Leibniz Supercomputing Center
Enrolled doctoral students and employees of LMU Munich may participate in software courses (e.g. Access, Excel, Photoshop, PowerPoint, Word) offered by the Leibniz Supercomputing Center.
For doctoral students and researchers in the humanities, the IT-Group offers courses in various IT-competencies.
LMU Speech Center
Enrolled doctoral students may participate in language courses offered by the LMU Speech Center.
Besides German language courses, doc.international offers a divers cultural program for international doctoral students and postdocs.
German Language Courses at Universität München e.V.
The institution German Language Courses at Universität München e.V. teaches German as a foreign language.
Agency for Labor
The Agency for Labor in Munich offers a special program for students at institutions for higher education which includes events concerning career entry.