Course A1000/81 Welcome to the PhD study


Course leader: Anne Mette Øeby

Language: English

Graduate school: Faculty of Health

Course fee: 0.00 DKK

Max seats: 70

Applicants: 64

Status: Course is finished

Semester: Fall 2021

Application deadline: 05/11/2021

Start date: 09/11/2021

Administrator: Annette Poulsen

The course, A1000/80 Welcome to the PhD study, is being offered by the Graduate School of Health, Aarhus University, autumn 2021

Criteria for participation: Enrolment as or soon to be enroled as PhD student at Health, Aarhus University.

Aim: Introduction event for all newly enrolled PhD students at Health, Aarhus University.

The Graduate School of Health wishes to welcome all newly enrolled PhD students to the PhD programme, and to give PhD students the opportunity to meet and interact with fellow PhD students and AU representatives from fields relevant during the PhD programme.

Content: Welcome presentations followed by a “walk and talk” session with information stands.


  • Introduction to the Graduate School of Health
  • PhD Student Counselling
  • Data Management
  • Key points and services & demonstration of the PhD Planner system
  • AU Career PhD & JR

Example of information stands:

  • The PhD association
  • International Academic Staff Service (IAS)
  • Corporate relations
  • Technology Transfer Office (TTO)
  • Research support office (grant applications)
  • AU Career PhD and Junior Researchers
  • Biostatistical Advisory Service (BIAS)
  • International Medical Cooperation Committee (IMCC),
  • PhD administration

Instructors: Head of the Graduate School Helene Nørrelund, representative from the PhD Career and Junior Researcher unit, PhD student member of the PhD Association, representative from International Academic Staff Services (IAS), representative from the External Relations Office, representative from the Research Support Office, representatives from the Graduate School of Health, representative from Biostatistical Advisory Service (BIAS), representative(s) from IMCC Research Exchange, PhD student counsellor Ebba Nexø, Data Manager Jakob Hjort.

Venue: Preben Hornung and Mogen Zieler stuen, The Conference Centre, Fredrik Nielsens Vej 4, 8000 Aarhus C

Course dates:

  • 09 November 2021 08:15 - 13:00