Graduate Forum

  • Weekly seminar

The SFB offers a weekly seminar series, a combination of group seminars and other seminars at the chemistry department. National and international  speakers report about actual scientific developments.


  • Annual project discussion

Every year in spring time the SFB 749 organizes a two days conference.

The graduate students present  their research results of the last year during a poster session and are able to discuss the progress of their project with the SFB 749 project leaders. Selected results are presented in an oral contribution.

Typically, 3-5 experts from other universities are invited to participate and enrich the disussions.

31.03.-04.04.2014     Venice International School, San Servolo, Italy

11.-13.03.2013          Hanns-Seidel-Stiftung, Wildbad Kreuth

21.-23.03.2012          Hanns-Seidel-Stiftung, Wildbad Kreuth

21.-24.03.2010          Kloster Irsee, Irsee

30.03.-01.04.2009     Hanns-Seidel-Stiftung, Wildbad Kreuth

25.-27.03.2008          Hanns-Seidel-Stiftung, Wildbad Kreuth


  • International symposium

Every other year there is an international conference "Scientific Octoberfest" to which leading scientists are invited. Students can present their research results in a poster session.


  • Information for foreign students

Foreign students receive here information regarding visa issues and work permission, housing and living in Munich.


  • German language course

For our foreign graduate students the SFB 749 will offer a  language course: German as a foreign language.

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  • List of graduate students of the SFB 749


SFB 749 project leaders encourage our graduate students to enroll into soft skill courses during their PhD phase.

Please visit also the LMU Graduate Center.

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