Informational events & Networking

Additional to the transferable skills and subject-specific courses the Faculty Graduate Center Mechanical Engineering also provides informational events which can be useful for all doctoral candidates of the Department Mechanical Engineering.

Start of your doctorate

Dear doctoral candidates,

you want to be entered in the doctoral candidate list at Mechanical Engineering?

Then register for the information event "Start of your doctorate"!

When?

  • CANCELED!!! Tuesday, 17.03.2020, MW 0029, 09:00-10:30
  • CANCELED!!! Tuesday, 21.04.2020, MW 0029, 09:00-10:30 - see FAQs to find out how you can be entered in the doctoral candidacy list.
  • CANCELED!!! Tuesday, 26.05.2020, MW 0029, 14:00-15:30 - see FAQs to find out how you can be entered in the doctoral candidacy list.
  • CANCELED!!! Wednesday, 24.06.2020, MW 0029, 09:00-10:30 - see FAQs to find out how you can be entered in the doctoral candidacy list.
  • Thursday, 30.07.2020, zoom, 09:00-10:30
  • Wednesday, 09.09.2020, zoom, 09:00-10:30

Language: German

Content?

We will check your application documents to be entered in the doctoral candidate list at the Mechanical Engineering Department.

Afterwards you will receive information on the following topics:

  • docGS - Entry process and technical details
  • Supervision - Mentor, Exposé, Feedback Talk etc.
  • Continuing education during PhD - Kick-Off, Courses at FGZ MW, Good Scientific Practice and more
  • Publications - what do you need for completion of qualification program, citing study papers and tips on publication-based promotions
  • Internationalization - various funding opportunities
  • Information Platforms of Department Mechanical Engineering - Navigation on FGZ MW Website, Newsletter etc.

Please register to the most convenient date via E-Mail fgz@mw.tum.de

Your FGZ MW-Team

Start of your doctorate for English Speakers

Dear doctoral candidates,

you want to be entered in the doctoral candidate list at Mechanical Engineering?

Then register for the information event "Start of your doctorate for English speakers"!

This event is meant for doctoral candidates that don't speak German or have a foreign degree.

When and where?

CANCELED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE Every Wednesday, Room MW 0026b, from 10:00-11:00 a.m. 

Content?

Checking of your application to be entered in the doctoral candidate list at Mechanical Engineering.

Information on following topics:

  • docGS - Entry process and technical details
  • Supervision - Mentor, Exposé, Feedback Talk etc.
  • Continuing education during PhD - Kick-Off, Courses at FGZ MW, Good Scientific Practice and more
  • Publications - what do you need for completion of qualification program, citing study papers and tips on publication-based promotions
  • Internationalization - various funding opportunities
  • Information Platforms of Department Mechanical Engineering - Navigation on FGZ MW Website, Newsletter etc.

Please register to the most convenient date via E-Mail fgz@mw.tum.de.

Your FGZ MW-Team

Information Event: Handing in your dissertation

Dear doctoral candidates,

soon you want to hand in your dissertation and you have questions about the process?

The Faculty Graduate Center Mechanical Engineering wants to invite all doctoral candidates of the Department Mechanical Engineering, who member or non-member of the TUM Graduate School.

When and Where?

  • CANCELLED!!! Thursday, 14.05.2020 from 09:00-10:00, Room MW 2142 - Please check out our FAQs for more information.
  • CANCELLED!!! Thursday, 16.07.2020 from 09:00-10:00, Room MW 0029 - Please check out our FAQs for more information.
  • Thursday, 10.09.2020 from 09:00-10:00, Room MW 0029

Content?

  • How to hand in my dissertation?
  • Which documents do I need?
  • What are the TUM-internal processes and deadlines?

Language: The event is held in German. There is also an option to receive the information in English. If you are interested in this, please get in contact with us vis E-Mail.

Registration is open on docGS starting 02.03.2020 for the automatic members of TUM GS and via e-mail fgz@mw.tum.de for all other doctorates.

We are looking forward to seeing you.

Your FGC MW-Team

Info-Lunch

We would like to invite you to our information and networking event Info-Lunch at MW.

At the Info-Lunch we want to introduce interesting topics to doctoral candidates at the Departments of Mechanical Engineering in a relaxed atmosphere.

Following the presentations, you have the opportunity to ask your questions or the FGZ MW team directly or in one-on-one talks over a light lunch.

We are looking forward to your coming!