Scientific work

Build your key competences for good scientific practice

The ability to work scientifically is a core area of academic education. The formats offered by the ZSK range from seminars to lectures and e-learning to thematic writing workshops. Cooperation with other TUM actors, such as the university library, enriches the extensive offer.


The portfolio of services includes the following topics:

·        Characteristics and requirements of good scientific practice

·        Structure and planning of scientific work as well as time management

·        Experimental design and evaluation

·        Scientific writing in German and English

·        Literature management, literature research, citation

·        Developing and implementing research ideas and dealing with patents

·        Presentation of research results

·        Dealing with writing and work blocks

You can register now for the different soft skills workshops in the summer semester on TUMonline. Just search for "ZSK" under courses and you will get an uncomplicated list of all available workshops. You can also get more info on our Wiki page.