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Promotion plus+ qualifiziert

Promotion plus+ qualifiziert (Ph.D. and beyond)

= Obtaining Management Competencies for Careers Outside Academia

You are a Ph.D. candidate or postdoc right after finishing your Ph.D.? You are interested in finding a job outside academia? Then, this programme is just right for you!

The two-semester programme Promotion plus+ qualifiziert (Ph.D. and beyond) complements research activities and focuses on management expertise and transferable skills while conveying useful knowledge for a career in the industry or the non-profit and public sector. It also supports in identifying career prospects outside academia.

The programme is subject to an ongoing process of adjustment and has always been carried out with the participation of trainers from or with connection to the business world.

Alongside two German-speaking work teams we also offer one English-speaking group.

Application deadline for the programme 2021/2022: July 31, 2021

Das Bild zeigt einen mit Hemd und Krawatte bekleideten Mann in einem grünen Feld unter blauem Himmel, der mit drei verschiedenfarbigen Bällen jongliert. / The image shows a man in a shirt with a tie, who stands in a green field under the blue sky. He juggles with three variegated balls. Das Bild zeigt einen mit Hemd und Krawatte bekleideten Mann in einem grünen Feld unter blauem Himmel, der mit drei verschiedenfarbigen Bällen jongliert. / The image shows a man in a shirt with a tie, who stands in a green field under the blue sky. He juggles with three variegated balls. Das Bild zeigt einen mit Hemd und Krawatte bekleideten Mann in einem grünen Feld unter blauem Himmel, der mit drei verschiedenfarbigen Bällen jongliert. / The image shows a man in a shirt with a tie, who stands in a green field under the blue sky. He juggles with three variegated balls. © Herzschlag/photocase.com
  • Content and Procedure

    The trainings in the programme are carefully matched consecutive courses and cover the following core areas:

    • management competencies | corporate entrepreneurship
    • career planning and job application
    • transferable skills


    Spaces are limited to a maximum of 36 participants (three interdisciplinary groups of 12 people, including one English-speaking group).

    After successfully completing the programme (beginning of November till end of June), you will get a certificate documenting your attendance of the programme modules.

    All programme dates can be found in the "Overwiew of the programme in 2021/2022" in the download section below.

  • Application and Costs

    Registered doctoral candidates and postdocs at Leibniz University Hannover in the first two years of the postdoctoral phase are eligible to apply. On request, doctoral candidates and postdocs of other universities can be admitted to the application process.
    An already advanced stage of the doctorate as well as a repeated application for the programme can be taken into account when selecting participants.

    Participants can pay the participation fee of 120 Euro in two instalments of 60 Euro. The three applicants with the most convincing applications will be attending the programme without paying.

    You can find the overview and the dates of the programme in 2021/2022 with further information, our fact sheet with information on the application process as well as the application form itself further below.

    Unless otherwise communicated in advance, the workshops will again take place as face-to-face events.

    Application deadline for the programme 2021/2022: July 31

Feedback from former participants

Overview of the Programme in 2021/2022
Fact Sheet
Application Form
Information on Data Protection

Programme Coordination:

Eine Mitarbeiterin der Graduiertenakademie in einem Korridor. / A Graduate Academy Team member in a corridor. Eine Mitarbeiterin der Graduiertenakademie in einem Korridor. / A Graduate Academy Team member in a corridor. © Moritz Küstner
Dr. Tanja Michler-Cieluch
Address
Wilhelm-Busch-Straße 22
30167 Hannover
Building
Room
003
Eine Mitarbeiterin der Graduiertenakademie in einem Korridor. / A Graduate Academy Team member in a corridor. Eine Mitarbeiterin der Graduiertenakademie in einem Korridor. / A Graduate Academy Team member in a corridor. © Moritz Küstner
Dr. Tanja Michler-Cieluch
Address
Wilhelm-Busch-Straße 22
30167 Hannover
Building
Room
003