330.049 Doctoral Seminar (including Diploma Thesis)
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, 3.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 3.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Online

Learning outcomes

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

  • conceptualize scientific research according to 1) problem statement, 2) expected result, 3) research methodology and 4) academic literature from scholarly journals
  • perform profound literature analyses
  • solve specific problems with scientific methods
  • present the results in written and oral format

Subject of course

Topics depend on the Contents of Doctoral and Diploma Thesis

Teaching methods

Scientific approach to solving academic problems

Mode of examination


Additional information

Dates by appointment

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



Examination modalities

  • Continuous improvement of scientific research process 
  • Presentation, content and discussion of (intermediary) research results

Course registration

Not necessary


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
700 Mechanical Engineering Not specified
784 740 Mechanical Engineering - Economics Not specified


No lecture notes are available.