Information from GAUSS & GAUSS Career Service

5-day online GMP course, 28 Sep-2 Oct, 2020 – register now

If you are considering a career in industry related to the production of medicines, cosmetics, food and feed, take this excellent opportunity to attend the Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) online-workshop on 28 Sep – 2 Oct, 2020. Due to the current situation the course will take place online this time!

The course language will be German as it predominantly deals with guidelines and regulations specific for the German market.

Dates: Monday 28 September – 2 October 2020

Registration via email to (your data will be forwarded to the course organizers)

Fees: The registration fee depends on your current status:

  • PhD students: 179€ (early bird) or 249€ (regular fee),
  • Postdocs: 359€ (early bird) or 499€ (regular fee).

(Early bird registration ends on 28 August 2020)

All participants receive a course certificate after successful completion of an online exam at the end of the course.

Further information:



What is GMP and why should I attend the course?

GMP are guidelines for quality assurance in the production of medicines, cosmetics, food and feed. GMP knowledge is a central requirement in job postings, especially in the pharmaceutical industry. The course is suitable for students and graduates in biochemistry, biology and related sciences. To make the course as effective as possible, the contents are taught by employees of various companies from the Göttingen and Bochum area. In addition, this is also a great opportunity to learn more about these companies as they are keen to present themselves as attractive employers. The course includes a short interview training which gives insight into the application process for industry positions.