Courses on Academic Misconduct and Good Academic Practice


General Informations about the Courses "Academic Misconduct and Good Academic Practice"

As of June 1, 2013, prospective doctoral candidates are required to submit a certificate of participation from the course "Academic Misconduct and Good Academic Practice."

The course Good Scientific Practice must have been completed BEFORE starting a doctorate.

The course is offered three times a year outside of lecture periods – in the spring, around Pentecost, and in the fall. You do not have to register for this course.

If you have any questions, please get in touch with , Institute of Immunology, phone +49 241 80-80208.

There are 3 dates per year.

1st tertial (January / February) in German Thursday, February 8, 2024, , 12 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Hörsaal 4, UKA - Universitätsklinikum der RWTH Aachen
Pauwelsstr. 30
2nd tertial (May / June) in English May 22, 2024, Hörsaal 4
3rd tertial (September / October) in German September 30, 2024, Hörsaal 4

Exam Results

The results of the Academic Misconduct and Good Academic Practice exams can be found below in the download section.

Participants will not receive certificates of participation in person, as they will be passed on to the Doctoral Office and used to complement the applications for admission to doctoral studies. A list of individuals, for whom the Doctoral Office has receive a certificate of participation, is available in the download section below.

CDS Courses

Please note that the RWTH Center for Doctoral Studies also offers courses on good academic practice. These are offered in English.