Transversal courses open to all PhD students are offered each year by the College of Doctoral Schools of the University of Strasbourg.

You can consult the list of transversal courses of the College of Doctoral Schools

To register, visit the College of Graduate Schools website.

The French as a foreign language course should automatically be part of the 1st year cross-training of PhD students who do not speak French yet.

Registration for the different courses is done only through the “student” address (in the form:
The instructor service will be counted for 8 hours of transversal training per year of monitoring.

PhD students are required to take 54 hours of professional opening courses on the duration of the thesis. For further information, please contact :