Graduate School of Life Sciences, Utrecht University
Welcome to the course portal of the PhD Course Centre of the Graduate School of Life Sciences (GSLS), Utrecht University
At this course portal you can register for courses offered by the PhD Course Centre of the GSLS. The course portal includes only short course descriptions and a list of course editions that are open for registration. Please read the full course description at our website to make sure that the course fits your needs before you register.
Mission and vision of the GSLS
The mission of the GSLS is to improve life by providing an inspiring and innovative academic environment that enables our graduates to thrive in the dynamics of life sciences and society. The main goal of doctoral education is to facilitate the development of the PhD candidate into an independent scientist by training and coaching as well as by providing the desired environment and structure. You will not only grow during your doctoral education in terms of research skills and knowledge, but will also develop other relevant personal and professional competences for your future career, be it in research or otherwise. The PhD Course Centre offers courses to develop these personal and professional skills that connect to the PhD Competence Model.
Requirements for registration
Before you can register for courses, you have to create a login. You can only do this when you are a:
- GSLS PhD candidate. This is a PhD candidate registered with the Graduate School of Life Sciences via MyPhD. You can only request a login when you have received the Decision on registration mail from MyPhD.
- (Co-)Supervisor of a GSLS PhD candidate. You can register for the course ‘Supervising PhD Candidates at the Graduate School of Life Sciences’. You can only request a login when you have received the Decision on registration of your PhD candidate mail from MyPhD.