The Doctoral School in Microbiology and Environmental Science coordinates an advanced level curriculum on diverse topics, including lectures, seminars, and practical courses.

Current Course Offers

The Doctoral School offers both courses that are announced via u:find, the University's course directory, as well as courses that are only announced via the DocSchool itself.

The DocSchool's course directory of the University of Vienna can be accessed via this link


Other courses that are consistently offered at least once per year include:

  • Research Data Management in the Life Sciences --> Participation is required in your first year as it will teach you how to prepare a data management plan for your PhD!
  • In-depth coaching workshops on the topic of scientific paper writing
  • Scientific Graphic Design
  • Introduction to the Doctoral School and its services

Information and sign-ups for the courses above are circulated via the DocSchool's student mailing list. You can sign up for Research Data Management courses directly via the link above.