Places still avail­able: Ment­or­ing pro­grammes for fe­male stu­dents in­ter­ested in do­ing a doc­tor­ate

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In September and October, two mentoring programmes for female students interested in doctoral studies will start a new round at Paderborn University. While the six-month peer mentoring programme "Insight! graduates from all faculties exchange ideas with other female students and a doctoral student about the prospect of a doctorate, the one-to-one mentoring programme "perspEktIve M" is aimed specifically at female students from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Computer Science and Mathematics from the fourth bachelor's semester onwards who are interested in working in science.

The peer mentoring programme "Einblick" - apply by 12 September

Interested students can still apply for the six-month "Einblick!" programme until 12 September. The aim of the programme, which starts in September, is to support participating female students in their decision-making process.

The programme includes:

Regular group meetings with a doctoral student as mentor
Expert discussions with women with doctorates from science, business and society
Participation in qualification offers of the university with subsequent evaluation in the respective group
Kick-off and closing events as a supporting programme
Further information and current dates are available on the website of the peer mentoring programme "Einblick" (go.upb./einblick).

The perspEktIve M mentoring programme - apply for the penultimate year by 30 September.

The mentoring programme perspEktIve M offers female students of electrical engineering, computer science and mathematics an exciting insight into scientific work, everyday research life and expertise to prepare them for a scientific career. Interested students can apply for the programme, which starts in October, until 30 September.

The programme includes:

Regular one-to-one mentoring meetings.
Framework programme for mentoring
Participation in various skills-building workshops
Networking opportunities for the female students
Further information and current dates are available on the website of the perspEktIve M mentoring programme ( and on social media (@einblick_mentoring_perspektive).

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