Courses on Academic Misconduct and Good Academic Practice


"Academic Misconduct and Good Academic Practice" Event on 3th of June 2020 digital

The Academic Misconduct and Good Academic Practice event  (German GWP)  will be held on 3th of June digitally. The [written] exam will then take place via RWTHmoodle.


Digital Good Scientific Practice Course: Important Infos

Digital GSP-Course

The digital course Good Scientific Practice via Zoom is available via the following link:

and following data:

  • Meeting ID: 980 3761 6250
  • Password: GWP2020

If you want to ask questions, you need a microphone and you must have Zoom installed as a program on your device.

The course will take place on Wednesday, 03. June 2020 from 12:00 to ca. 17:00 (5 o’clock pm).

Digital exam

The subsequent digital exam, which has to be passed in order to obtain the GSP certificate, will take place on 03 June 2020 at ca. 17:00 (5 o’clock pm) in the learning room via RWTHmoodle.

Students/employees of RWTH Aachen who have already been registered in the Identity Management of RWTH Aachen University and who already have a user name (in the form: ab123456 TIM ID), please send an e-mail (. . .; . . . by 01. June 2020 24:00 o'clock (deadline) to . You will then be accepted as a participant in the RWTHmoodle Learning Room.

External persons without a user name: These persons must first be partnered by the RWTH partner procedure. Therefore, please register first as soon as possible at , after that you will receive a coupon code, so that you can register with the RWTH Aachen University via ConnectMe until the 01. June 2020 24:00 o’clock (deadline). Subsequently, the person can also be added to the learning room as a participant.


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 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.

The next courses "Academic Misconduct and Good Academic Practice" will be held:

  • June 3, 2020 (in english), expected digital
  • September 30, 2020, 12 noon
  • February 10, 2021

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.