The structure of the training programme consists of four elements that will enable the ESRs to reach an excellent level of doctoral research:

  • The academic training includes training on aspects of intellectual property, conferences, doctoral seminars and methodology seminars;
  • The skills trainings focus on transferrable skills that ESRs need in a career in an academic or non-academic environment, in particular 1) Getting started, 2) Presenting and publishing, 3) Preparing for the labour market and 4) a Career Day.;
  • The internship programme; and
  • Visiting scientists.