Learning and evolving as a PhD candidate

As a PhD candidate, you can work on your development in different ways. You can attend workshops, courses and training programmes and develop your academic and personal skills.

PhD in een onderwijssituatie

Range of development programmes within your Graduate School

In addition to general development programmes, your Graduate School also offers training programmes and courses. Contact your Graduate School to find out about the range of programmes that are currently on offer.


Going abroad

During your PhD, there will be many opportunities to travel abroad. For example, you could attend a summer school, or take part in a training week or a job shadowing programme. Find out which scholarship is most suited to your circumstances and your destination. 

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Twee studenten in een onderwijszaal

University Teaching Qualification 

The University Teaching Qualification (UTQ) is evidence of the didactic competence of teachers in academic education. The UTQ-program is intended for all (novice) teachers at Radboud University. For teachers with a permanent contract and a teaching load of at least 0.3 FTE, the UTQ is mandatory. 

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If you have any questions about the general development content, please send an email to hr-ontwikkeling [at] ru.nl.