Göttingen Graduate School of Social Sciences

Göttingen Graduate School of Social Sciences

The Göttingen Graduate School of Social Sciences (GGG) is designed for PhD students and supervisors of social sciences. The main tasks of the Graduate School include:

  • further developing of structured PhD programs in cooperation with the faculties
  • supporting over bridging cooperations, i.e. in PhD programs
  • improving of PhD supervision by further developing thesis committees and support networks
  • supporting PhD students and networking
  • integrating international PhD students, amongst others by the helpdesk for international PhD students
  • qualifying PhD students: interdisciplinary methods, key skills, job skills, in order to improve job skill competences for careers paths at the university and outside of the university
  • further developing and improving job entry chances
  • providing services and support programmes