Onboarding at TU Berlin for international doctoral candidates
Coming to TU Berlin to pursue a doctorate, especially international doctoral candidates face various challenges and have many questions, whether on a formal or social level or concerning everyday life. These may include:
How can I enroll as a student, where can I learn German, how do I get to know other doctoral candidates, what does my supervisor expect from me, is there any accommodation available, how do I get financial support, who can I consult in case of questions regarding a residence permit, is there special support for my children, how do I plan the progress of my doctorate, do I need a publication strategy, can I get involved in teaching?
With these questions, even TU-DOC office often cannot help, but we can act as a guide to facilitate your acclimatization and enable you to have a good start at TU Berlin. Moreover, we would like learn from the experiences that you have made so far in order to initiate better and more visible support offers.
Therefore, we want to invite all international doctoral candidates in the early stages of their doctorate to a two-hour “Onboarding Meeting” in the upcoming summer semester. For the summer semester 2019 you can choose from the following dates:
Tuesday, 18 June, 14:00-16:00
Friday, 05 July, 12:30-14:30
in Room FH 604, Fraunhoferstraße 33-36, 10587 Berlin