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 lecture series Clinical Medicine offers PhD students insight into the research done on the forefront of medical care. Clinicians as well as Scientists present their medical research every Monday, 4:15pm in the RVZ/ZINF/IMIB.

The Graduate Schools' Day this year will take place on July 17th. Of course the traditional cruise on the Main river will be featured once again. So make sure you are not out of town!

The organization committee for the Doctoral Researchers' Symposium has set the date for the symposium for the 14th & 15th of October. Be sure to mark those days in your schedule.

The "Innovative Netzwerke für Ausgründerinnen" (INA) is an initiative to promote entrepreneurial spirit in female scientists. The opening event takes place on January 22nd, 6pm at the IHK-building in Mainaustr. 33.