PhD Basics for International Doctoral Researchers

PhD Basics for International Doctoral Researchers26.02.2024 09:00 - 13:00 (Mon)

An Event in the GraduateCenterLMU Series "GC Forum"

A doctorate is a real challenge in itself. International doctoral candidates, moreover, deal with situations they would not face in their home country. Navigating local peculiarities, expectations and obligations can feel confronting and confusing. This peer-to-peer event addresses the particular challenges most international doctoral candidates must overcome. In interactive elements, participants will share their experiences and develop strategies to deal with the most common problems they can encounter in a foreign (academic) culture.


  • Your role and expectations as a doctoral candidate
  • Communication with your supervisor(s)
  • Golden rules of doing a doctorate at LMU Munich 

Language of event: English

Target group: (Future) international doctoral candidates of LMU Munich (the number of participants is limited)

Ground floor, Leopoldstraße 30, 80802 München
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