Ph.D. Programme Quantitative Economics

Introduction Day and Welcome Reception

Introduction Day

It is a small informative event during which the starting doctoral candidates will be introduced into the programme's structure and administrative.

On this day office keys will be handed out to those, who are not provided with a working space through an employment.


Welcome Reception

The welcome reception is usually held around mid-November and is obligatory for the new doctoral candidates of the programme. In addition all professors of the programme will be invited.

This event usually starts off with a short lecture, which will be followed by a cake buffet prepared by the admitted candidates of the year before. For this part all doctoral candidates of the programme are invited to join in.

Due to its structure, the welcome reception supports the new doctoral candidates in their networking within the programme.