Courses on Academic Misconduct and Good Academic Practice


Digital Good Scientific Practice Course, May 26:

Date: May 26, 2021 (in English)

Further dates: Seotember 29, 2021 und February 2, 2022


Digital Good Scientific Practice Course, May 26: Important Information

The DIGITAL Good Scientific Practice (GSP/GWP) -Course takes place on 26th of May 2021 at 12 o’clock noon (Only In English language!) as Video Conference via Zoom. It is NO presence event!

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

Meeting-ID: 991 6909 5051
Kenncode: GWPKurs


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, 26th May 2021 from 12:00 to ca. 17:00 (5 o’clock pm).


The subsequent digital exam, which has to be passed in order to obtain the GSP certificate, will take place on 26th May 2021 at 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), please send an e-mail (. . . by 19th May 2021 24:00 o'clock (deadline) to , for registration (plus matriculation number, if available). You will then be accepted as a participant in the RWTHmoodle Learning Room and will receive an Email as confirmation.

It is a functional e-mail address from which neither information, answers to the GSP course nor services can be obtained.

Persons with a . . . E-mail address must have already registered with RWTH via the Identity Management Self-Service System with user name and password. Otherwise, you can only use the Coupon Code procedure (see below).

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 18th May 2021 12:00 o’clock at night (deadline). Subsequently, the person can also be added to the learning room as a participant.


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 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:

  • May 26, 2021 (english)
  • September 29, 2021
  • February 2, 2022

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.