Training and Education for PhD students

This information is applicable for VU University medical center-PhD students. In AMC different rules apply.

VUmc collaborates with VU in inter-faculty research institutes and research schools. In some cases, information and registration contacts are therefore made with institutes outside VUmc.

Different faculties and research institutes have their own courses that are mandatory. Please see the overview at the bottom of this page or contact your faculty or institute to find out which courses are compulsory for you. Note that you must obtain permission from your supervisor or the financial administrator before you can enrol in these courses.

The courses are divided into courses on 'General academic skills'  and on 'Professional knowledge and expertise' . The latter category also includes courses that are specific for the VUmc research institutes. Also see the information about courses that are part of Master's / Research Master's programmes , activities and this page with useful links

On the bottom of this page you can also download a document which you can use as an overview of your completed training requirements .

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