Ingenium - Young Researchers at TU Darmstadt

New as doctoral candidate at TU Darmstadt? Ingenium will organise an event designed especially for you. Impulse – Getting started and connected will provide basic information for a good start at TU Darmstadt and for the initial phase of your doctorate. The two-day event will take place on January 24th and 25th 2019 and we would like to invite you to join us and other young researchers from all fields of study at Kloster Höchst/Odenwald (near Darmstadt). You organize your travel and cover your travelling expenses – we take care of the rest. For more information and the registration form, see here.

Ingenium – Young Researchers at TU Darmstadt

Welcome to Ingenium!

Ingenium – Young Researchers at TU Darmstadt is the umbrella organisation for promoting early career researchers. Together with departments, graduate schools, and research training groups, Ingenium promotes and qualifies early career researchers at TU Darmstadt for both academic and non-academic careers. Read more

With Ingenium, the TU Darmstadt supports:

  • early career researchers at TU Darmstadt
  • the departments, graduate schools and research training groups to achieve their goals in promoting early career researchers

Trainings and Events Programme

Please find here an overview over our trainings and events programme.

Please follow the instructions for registration outlined below!

Participation in Ingenium events is voluntary for early career researchers at TU Darmstadt. It is not connected to an individual membership.



Please note that a registration is obligatory for all Ingenium events. Please use the registration form on the respective announcement websites (see list of trainings and events above).

Courses are free of charge for early career researchers of the TU Darmstadt.

Please consider the following information on the registration procedure:

  • Please register for each event with a separate registration form.
  • Once your registration form is submitted, your registration is binding.
  • At least two weeks before the event starts, you will receive information about the status of your registration.
  • Registrations are recognised in the order in which they have been submitted.
  • Events will only take place if the necessary number of participants is reached.
  • If you cannot participate in an event for which you have already registered, please contact us immediately to allow people on the waiting list to take your place.
  • In the case of unexcused absence, future registrations will be considered subordinately.
  • If an event is announced in German, it will be conducted in German. If an event is announced in English, it will be conducted in English.

The following applies only to trainings in the qualification programme:

  • The registration form must be signed by your supervisor or adviser.
  • You can register for up to five events per programme.
  • Please send your registration as a scanned pdf version by e-mail. Alternatively, you may also send the registration by internal mail.

Child Care during events

You would like to participate in Ingenium events but do not have child care during that time? Here you can find more information about short-term child care at TU Darmstadt.

Areas of Support

Ingenium offers support in the following areas:

Information and Counselling

Single point of contact, information and counselling for early career researchers, professors and members of the departments and research associations. Read more


Subsidies and grants for doctoral candidates, postdocs and international early career researchers. Read more


Qualification programme with a wide variety of professional training workshops. Read more


Career, networking and information events. Read more