Last updated on 30.03.2019
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We cordially invite you to our orientation programme for all doctoral candidates commencing their PhD studies in the Summer term 2017.

Especially for beginners we offer a orientation programme to guide you through the first months and inform you about some peculiarities here at TU Wien.
Topics include the curriculum, guidelines for your PhD studies, funding possibilities and getting employed at TU Wien. And of course there will be plenty of time for your questions.

When: 12. May 2017, starting at 5 pm
Where: Seminarraum 360, Campus Gußhaus, Gußhausstraße 27-29, 1040 Wien, 5. floor, room number CD 05 20

Presentation: Programme/Praesentation_0.pdf


Let’s be honest: this year’s weather smothered all kinds of summer feelings in the cradle. Still, we at Fachschaft Doktorat do not despair and want to open the barbeque season with our annual Sommerfestl and thus cordially invite you to join us and have cold drinks while enjoying freshly grilled food on the lovely rooftop terrace of Campus Gußhaus!

When: 12. May 2017, starting at 4 pm
Where: Rooftop terrace of the Neues EI, Campus Gußhaus, Gusshausstraße 27-29, 1040 Wien


our candidates

Our candidates for the upcoming election of the Student Representatives from May 16th to May 18th are: (from left to right)

  • Claudius Schmitt (Department of Geodesy and Geoinformation, Faculty of Mathematics and Geoinformation)
  • Martin Meiringer (Institute of Automation and Control, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and IT)
  • Thomas Kiefer (Institute for Mechanics of Materials and Structures, Faculty of Civil Engineering)
  • Johannes Kalliauer (Institute for Mechanics of Materials and Structures, Faculty of Civil Engineering)
  • Christoph Fröhlich (Institute of Automation and Control, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and IT)

To connect doctoral candidates from different research areas and faculties, Fachschaft Doktorat offers a socalled “Stammtisch”. A Stammtisch is a meeting in a restaurant or pub, where we get together and talk about issues related to doctoral studies. Our upcoming FSDR Stammtisch will take place at Fladerei Mittersteig.

When: Tuesday, 21 March 2017 at 6 p.m.
Where: Fladerei Mittersteig (

See you there!


The slides of the last orientation programme, december 2016, can be downloaded here.