TU Berlin Center for Junior Scholars (TUB-CJS)
TU Berlin Center for Junior Scholars (TUB-CJS)

Weiterbildung & Qualifizierung

Continuing education & further qualification for junior scholars

This page provides information on workshops and trainings for doctoral candidates and postdocs. The courses and events listed here are just some of the continuing education offers provided by a range of organizational units at TU Berlin. It is not possible to register via CJS' Office for Doctoral and Postdoctoral Service. Please register directly with the organizer of the event.

Not all courses are open to all doctoral candidates at TU Berlin. Please check carefully to see which are available for you.

The broadest variety of workshops and courses is offered by the Center for Scientific Continuing Education and Cooperation. You will find up to a hundred courses per year, which are free for all scientific employees and registered doctoral candidates of TU Berlin, and possibly all doctoral candidates of the Berlin University Alliance.

The courses offered by the Staff Development and Continuing Education branch of the human ressources department are open to all employees of TU Berlin. START is a program for the next generation of management offering intensive seminars for postdocs and for those commencing a new managerial career in the areas of science and administration.

The Centre for Entrepreneurship has a number of individual offers for doctoral candidates who are interested in marketing a product or setting up their own business.

As a doctoral candidate at TU Berlin you can also, as part of an initiative of the Berlin University Alliance, take advantage of courses offered by the Dahlem Research School (at Freie Universität) and the Humboldt Graduate School (Humboldt Universität) – please follow the links provided and contact the relevant institute about participating in a program:



Berlin Graduate Studies Program

The Berlin University Alliance has set itself the goal of improving the conditions for all doctoral students of the four alliance partners. The Excellence Alliance offers all doctoral students of the four partner institutions a comprehensive qualification programme that reflects the different phases of a doctorate. The programme includes five core events and numerous workshops, coaching and mentoring opportunities.


October 2021

04.10.2021DEMaster of Disaster? Strukturiert und effektiv arbeiten mit LiteraturverwaltungsprogrammenStaBi Berlin
04.10.2021DESchreibCoaching Teil 1: Start in die Promotion – Exposé schreibenStaBi Berlin
05.10.2021DEOpen Access – freier Zugang zu wissenschaftlichen Veröffentlichungen, Forschungsdaten und SoftwareStaBi Berlin
05.10.2021DEVertrauen ist gut – prüfen ist besser: Qualitätskriterien für wissenschaftliche PublikationenStaBi Berlin
06.10.2021ENScientific and Academic WritingZEWK
06.10.2021DEProjekt- und Zeitmanagement für die PromotionStaBi Berlin
06.10.2021DEFinanzierung von PromotionsprojektenStaBi Berlin
07.10.2021DELicht und Schatten: Bildrechte beim wissenschaftlichen PublizierenStaBi Berlin
07.10.2021DEPublish or Perish? Wissenschaftliches Publizieren für PromovierendeStaBi Berlin
08.10.2021DEForschungsdatenmanagement der Berliner UniversitätenStaBi Berlin
08.10.2021DESchreibCoaching Teil 2: Mehr Pausen und weniger Prokrastination – Selbstmanagement während der PromotionStaBi Berlin
18.10.2021ENSuccess in Your Doctorate I: Setting out with enthusiasm (FM VI-1)ZEWK
18.10.2021DEPraxistraining Online-Präsentation: Basics, Tipps und TricksZEWK
21.10.2021ENBUA ‘How to write a competitive proposal for Horizon Europe’BUA
26.10.2021DESpeed reading — Schneller lesenZEWK
26.10.2021DEEvening course "German for University and Profession"ZEMS
28.10.2021DESchluss mit Aufschieberitis (Prokrastination) – Aufgaben entschlossen anpackenZEWK
28.10.2021ENExcellent international presentations in scienceZEWK
edited: 2021

December 2021

01.12.2021ENScientific WritingZEWK
09.12.2021DEÜberzeugend Schreiben mit Logik und StilZEWK
edited: 2021