TUM Medical Graduate Center

TUM Wissenschaftliche Arbeit und Forschung auf höchstem Niveau
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The TUM Medical Graduate Center (MGC) offers four different doctoral programs, aimed at medical or natural sciences students. They include a variety of advantages and training opportunities.
MGC is a part of the TUM Graduate School (TUM-GS)(link is external) and responsible for doctoral education at the TUM School of Medicine(link is external).

PhD Program in MLST

PhD: a 3-year interdisciplinary and international doctoral program for candidates with a medical or scientific background.

Translational Medicine

Dr. med. sci. or Dr. med. dent. sci.: Structured program with one full research year for medicine students eager to go into research.

Experimental Medicine

Dr. rer. nat.: Program for candidates with a degree in natural sciences with broad interdisciplinary supervision.

Medical Program

Dr. med. or Dr. med. dent.: Structured individual doctoral degree, with a thesis project and qualifications program.