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Qualification programme by other Departments within the University of Cologne

The University of Cologne offers a range of opportunities for further scientific, professional and individual training, which are available to doctoral candidates and postdocs. The choice of courses and workshops will be expanded in future.
Currently different types of coaching and a number of courses and training opportunities are offered by doctoral programs, graduate schools, departments and divisions of the faculties. Temporarily, you can find an overview of the main providers (besides doctoral programs) below. If you have any question about training opportunities, please feel free to contact the AMC.

Department 43 "Scientific Staff Development" organizes different mentoring programs e.g. the Cornelia-Harte-Mentoring for women in science and the IFS - Mentoring program for International Female Scholars. Moreover they offer a program of qualifying courses for young scientists and scholars to improve their time management, leadership skills etc. Some of the courses are conducted in English.

Young scholars with obligations in teaching may find support through the Center for Academic Teaching, which offers various workshops and consulting services.

Professional courses for women (conflict management, career planning, job training, English Presentation etc.) are organized by the Female Career Center of the University of Cologne.

International doctorate candidates may turn to the IPaK project within the AMC or the International Office for language classes, workshops and support.

More workshops and courses offered (in German) you find here: