Is a doctorate made for me?

You are finishing your Master degree and you are thinking of starting a doctorate? This workshops addresses doctorate' specificities, researcher's career and the benefit of doing a PhD in your career path planning.


[This training will be held in French].

The "AvanThèse" workshop has the following objectives:

  • formulate your questions about the PhD and the interest of training through research for your professional project.
  • Encourage reflection on the characteristics and added value of the PhD.
  • Pool the information held by everyone, stress the importance of a proactive approach and mobilisation of the network.
  • Provide additional information, testimonials and advice.
  • Structure your thinking in the development of your professional project.
  • Prepare to present yourself effectively to your targets.

The day takes place around practical activities:

  • my questions about the PhD universe and training through research.
  • my professional project and the PhD.
Two dates will be proposed in order to inform as many participants as possible.
You will be asked for preparatory work (around 2 hours of work at home).
  • This training is designed for ULB Master's students (students from other FWB universities may apply but will not be given priority).
  • Priority criteria : first-come first-served basis (24 students per session).

This training is held in French.

Upcoming sessions
  • Wednesday, 23 November 2022 and Friday 25 November 2022, from 9:30am to 3:30pm (face-to-face).
  • Choose the date that best suits you.
  • Registration for the 2022-2023 edition is closed.
  • This training in jointly organised by the Postgraduate Unit (Research Department).
  • Trainer/contact person: Joffrey Baneton (Postgraduate Unit).
Updated on October 29, 2022