Faculty Graduate Center FGZ-EI

About FGZ-EI and TUM-GS

The Faculty Graduate Center Electrical Engineering and Information Technology (FGZ-EI) is part of TUM Graduate School (TUM-GS). FGZ-EI serves as first contact for Doctoral Cendidates or Graduates interested in starting a Doctoral Project at our Department for Electrical and Compzer Engineering.

Applicants, Doctoral Candidates as well as Supervisors are encouraged to read the websites of TUM-GS first in order to learn more about the structured doctoral studies at TUM, more on funding and support schemes as well as on mandatory and optional qualification elements of TUM-GS. The FGZ-EI website focuses on additional and complementary information as well as application processes. 

FGZ-EI gives advice on:

  • Application and membership at TUM-GS / FGZ-EI, Enrollement
  • Mentoring
  • Internationalization
  • Scientific and professional qualification elements  
  • Funding schemes for international and interdisciplinary networking (e.g. CoC-Events)
  • Work-life balance / Doctoral projects with family
  • Conflicts during your doctoral project
  • ...

FGZ-EI coordinates, organizes and approves:

  • Membership applications (doctoral candiates list, TUM-GS)
  • Recognition of all TUM-GS qualification elements (Doc-GS)
  • Applications for the Internationalization support Internationalization
  • Applications for the Proof Reading Service
  • TUM-GS Certificates
  • Scientific Qualification Seminars
  • Election of FGZ-EI Doctoral Representatives
  • ...

Contact & Office Hours

Kindly arrange for an appointment by email or telephone in advance of your visit at FGZ office:
Ms. Raschke (-28376) and Mr. Rattei (-23559), or by email: fgz-ei(at)ei.tum.de