The Graduate program takes at least 6 semesters an consists of research related and soft-skill courses. Additional courses, especially in the soft.skill field can be taken. Extracurricular achievements (committee work, doctoral student representation, active conference participation, research abroad) can be listed as well (without credit points).Attendance at the course "good scientific practice" is mandatory.
Resarch seminars correspond to the working group seminars (at least 1 SWS), whereas the research talks can be part of the lecture series, institute colloquiums, GDCh talks etc. (1 CP for 10 talks, each at least 45 min). Soft-skill courses can be choosen from all courses offered by the MIN graduate school or the university.