221.015 Doctorand's Seminar
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021W, SE, 2.0h, 2.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to:

  • work on scientific questions of their PhD-thesis in a solution-oriented way,
  • correctly conceive the dissertation methodically and in terms of content,
  • discuss their research topic on a scientific level,
  • present their work professionally.

Subject of course

Specific topics of the field of research, in-situ experiments and different data evaluation and analysis methods. An active discussion of the theoretical approach and presented results, followed by future ideas.

Teaching methods

Students present the work progress on their dissertation in front of department colleagues and the supervising professor on a regular basis (approximately twice a year). They get valuable feedback on the research, are encouraged to discuss the research topic and receive possible new ideas and literature suggestions for future work.

Mode of examination


Additional information

Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)



Examination modalities

Oral presentation followed by an active discussion of work progress and feedback from department colleagues and the supervising professor.

Course registration

Not necessary


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
786 610 Civil Engineering Not specified


No lecture notes are available.