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FTN/TransMed Fellowships

The Focus Program Translational Neurosciences (FTN) in cooperation with TransMed supports young  postgraduates of natural sciences with a four-year scholarship.

>> Current program of the FTN Seminar Series
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On the following pages you can find all information about

Rules for collecting credit points (CPs) within the FTN/TransMed Fellowship Program:

For participants with an “old” FTN contract:

Dr. rer. nat. candidates: You can decide if you want to collect 30 CPs
PhD candidates: collection of 30 CPs is mandatory

For participants with a “new” FTN/TransMed contract (starting from May 2020):

Dr. rer. nat. and PhD candidates: collection of 30 CPs is mandatory

All candidates (PhD and Dr. rer. nat.) receive a certificate for their successful participation in the TransMed Training Program. It is the responsibility of each fellow to take care of the certification of the attended lectures, courses and conferences (template (PDF , 90,3 KB)).

Within the FTN/TransMed Fellowship Program you can still either obtain a “PhD in Translational Biomedicine” or a “Dr. rer. nat.” degree.


FTN/TransMed Fellowship Coordinator

Sabine Tensing

University Medical Center
Langenbeckstr. 1
55131 Mainz

Bldg. 907, Room 01-216

Tel +49 6131 17-7632