Doctoral Program in Experimental Medicine

The doctoral program in Experimental Medicine is a structured program for natural science doctoral candidates at TUM School of Medicine. It allows doctoral candidates with a Diplom or master’s degree in the natural sciences whose supervisor is a member of TUM School of Medicine to receive a Dr. rer. nat. degree through TUM School of Medicine.

The program is characterized by:

  • Medicine-related scientific doctoral projects
  • Interdisciplinary mentoring by a member of TUM School of Medicine and a member of a natural science department
  • Supervision agreements between doctoral candidates, advisors and mentor
  • Screening of doctoral projects by an interdisciplinary committee for quality control
  • Membership in the TUM Medical Graduate Center or a Thematic Graduate Center and applying for a doctoral degree from TUM School of Medicine
  • Qualification prgram with subject related courses, soft skill courses and optional international research phase
  • Awarded degree: Dr. rer. nat.