The VLAG PhD week is a compulsory part of VLAG education programme and it is specifically meant as an introductory course for freshman PhD candidates. The PhD week combines training skills with lectures on interesting scientific topics. Issues such as presentation techniques, scientific writing, science ethics, project management, and knowledge valorisation are dealt with during the course. Further on it is an important networking instrument offering the opportunity to get acquainted with fellow researchers and their research projects.
The study load of this course is 1.5 ECTS credits.
46th edition: 6 - 9 April 2020 (course is fully booked, and will be rescheduled due to Covid-19 crisis)
47th edition: 19 - 22 October 2020 (registration will open in June)
Registration: You can register upon invitation by filling in the online registration form which is available 4 months before the onset of the course.
For more information about the VLAG PhD week please contact Mrs. Vesna Pršić, MSc (Vesna.Prsic@wur.nl or 0317-485135).