Recommended Prerequisites:

The seminar is open to students who have acquired sufficient knowledge in the specialization area that forms the thematic framework of the seminar.


The module consists of a seminar. Each institute offers at least one seminar. The content of the seminar is regularly aligned with current research topics and projects of the professorships involved in the institute; the structure and process depend on the requirements of the involved professorships.


The course prepares students for the development of their Master's thesis and provides them with the opportunity to gain their own research experience.

Duration and Frequency:

The module lasts for 1 trimester. The module starts each academic year in the winter trimester. The starting point is the winter trimester of the 2nd year of study.