Kick-Off Seminar

During the initial phase of your doctoral project, the TUM-GS Kick-Off seminar provides you information about academic work and the different supporting offers at TUM. During the event you have the possibility to meet other doctoral candidates from diffrent specializations. By doing so, you may get new ideas and perspectives and expand your personal network. The offered seminars are designed to develope your personal skills.

Find here the current dates of the Kick-Off seminars as well as the possibility for registration details.


The Kick Off is a mandatory element of the TUM-GS qualification program.


For many TUM services you need access to TUMonline (TUM ID). As an employee, you will get this automatically on your first day of work. Enrolled doctoral candidates receive access automatically, too. For all others, TUMonline access must be set up as an "external scientist". To do this, please contact the TUMonline responsible person at your chair or us gzw[at]