Doctoral Education Programme

Building Blocks to becoming a Scientific Professional

The Delft Graduate School feels that in order to become an attractive asset to the job market, a Doctor must be equipped with a number of competences. In order to attain or improve these competences one must take skills training. This concept is the basis for Delft Graduate School Doctoral Education Programme

Categories

Discipline related skills
(15 GCS)
Research skills
(15 GCS)
Transferable skills
(15 GCS)
Possible teaching methodsVia coursesVia 'leaning on the job'-activitiesVia courses
Source of courses to be takenAll courses in consultation with supervisory team.

Courses of Research Schools can be used.

Graduate School 3mE offers:
  • Master courses
  • 3mE Doctoral courses
All 'learning on the job' activities in consultation with supervisory team.

See here the list of learning on the job activities.
All courses in consultation with supervisory team.

TU Delft Graduate School offers courses. Go to the: DE-Programme page

Courses of Research Schools can be used.
MandatoryN/AN/A1. PhD Startup course (C9.M1)
2. A career development workshop (C10.M1-C10.M4)
ExampleBiostatistics for CliniciansAddressing a small audienceTime management

Information about GS credits

  • When following a Doctoral course: 1 ECTS=3.5 GSC (1.5ECTS = 5GSC)
  • When following a Master course: 1 ECTS = 1 GSC (exam must be passed)
  • Other/Post-Master courses 1 course day (8 hours) = 1 GSC
  • A maximum of 5 GSC per course
  • A maximum of 4 GSC via language courses.