SFB 1170


integrated Research Training Group (i-RTG)

Our SFB offers PhD students unique research opportunities, both in terms of concentration of scientific expertise as well as regarding the scientific equipment which is available for acquiring experimental or theoretical hands-on expertise already during the PhD thesis. It is our aim to complement this vibrant research environment by an excellent training and educational program which will equip the graduates with skills mandatory for a successful professional career, be it in academia or industry. This training program will be provided and carried out through an integrated Research Training Group (i-RTG) offering a broad range of measures and activities to safeguard that the PhD students receive the best possible support in the start-up phase of their career, professionally and personally.