The GSLS provides comprehensive and structured training to more than 300 doctoral researchers. Together with over 200 principal investigators the GSLS supports doctoral projects and offers scientific and professional training options.

Would you like to join our successful student community? The GSLS offers different programs depending on your academic degree. Before you apply for admission into the GSLS, please study this section to avoid delayed or rejected applications.

The GSLS offers a wide variety of support and benefits to enrolled doctoral researchers. This section provides you with all the information required to successfully graduate from the GSLS. Here you can also find all currently scheduled activities.

Capable and experienced postdoctoral researchers are the scientific backbone of research groups. If you are a PostDoc who supervises doctoral researchers and wants to establish a research group, the GSLS can support you through the PostDoc Plus program.

Inspiring and committed supervisors are a key to the success of the GSLS. If you are an independent group leader in the Life Sciences in Würzburg, the GSLS welcomes your membership application.

Scientific work is at the heart of every dissertation. The GSLS offers the entire spectrum of Life Sciences as research opportunities, with supervisors coming from the faculties of biology, chemistry, medicine, physics and philosophy (psychology). With such a variety, you can find almost all aspects of research covered within our sections.


The 6th Graduate Schools' Day will take place on July 23rd, featuring a very special guest speaker, a career session with our alumni, opportunities to socialize and - of course - the traditional cruise on the Main river. Register, if you haven't yet!

The Service Centre International Affairs kindly invites you to the International Evening in the Botanical Garden of the University of Würzburg. Enjoy this big summer festival tonight with DJ Jazzu de Osaka from Japan and his groovy rhythms. Date:...

The fourth installment of the Summer School "Modern Methods in Infection Biology" will take place September 21st to 25th 2015. International students interested in Microbiology, Parasitology and Systems Biology are invited to register until July...

The section Biomedicine of the Graduate School of Life Sciences invites all interested doctoral reseachers and students to join them on November 25th & 26th for a workshop with practical applications on “Genomic instability, DNA Damage and DNA...