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Mandatory Elements

The TUM doctoral regulations specify the qualification elements that you will need to complete in the course of your doctoral program. The respective Graduate Centers may supplement these with additional requirements.

In addition, you have the option of using other course offerings and qualification measures. All of our offerings and services are designed to give you the best possible support as you make your way through the doctoral program.

Enter your progress in fulfilling the required elements, and all the other work, into DocGS. All of the work will be recognized and confirmed by your Graduate Center there. All of the required elements must be completed before you can submit your dissertation.

The following are the mandatory qualification elements for the TUM model: