KHYS Further Education Program for Doctoral Researchers

Get a Head Start with Interdisciplinary Competences

Interdisciplinary competences are required in all professions. They represent a decisive career building block during and after the postdoc phase. With our comprehensive range of courses you can enhance the efficiency and sustainability of your interdisciplinary qualifications. Your advantages:

  • Strengthening of your competences for current tasks
  • Early orientation on personal goals and career options
  • Specific competence development for career paths in academia, industry and founding of new business

The KHYS further education program FIT for your next career step for doctoral researchers offers courses in various synchronous and asynchronous formats and is thematically tailored to the specific requirements in this qualification phase.

This chart shows a selection of important competences for the doctoral research phase that can be further developed with the help of KHYS training opportunities. 


The KHYS further education program FIT for your next career step is structured thematically as well as in accordance with specific career paths. In contrast to the full overview of FIT-course offerings which maps the entire thematic spectrum of courses by competence area, the FIT-career modules show you how the courses can be composed to prepare specifically for your respective career goals.

For a course overview, select one of the following access points:

FIT courseKHYS

If you are looking for support in specific areas, you can find the right courses by browsing through our entire program.

FIT-Course Offerings
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Find out about dates or detailed course contents and sign up for offers.

Event Calendar & Registration

Get the print version: KHYS' annual course program at a glance.

Download Annual Course Program

Everything you need to know about registration and participation can be found here.

FAQ Registration & Participation


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Your contact persons are:

 ▶ Viola Schroff for organisational questions

 ▶ Nadine Civilotti und ▶ Lisa Leander for content-related matters


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