Day 
1
Welcome and introduction
  • Introduction of participants and introduction to SHE research themes
  • Conceptual framework and research questions
  • Searching for relevant literature
  • Welcome reception/socialise
Day 
2
Introduction to Quantitative Research I
  • Introduction to Qualitative Research I
  • Meeting 1 with personal supervisor
  • Self-study
Day 
3
Research proposal I
  • Group presentation 1 of your research proposal
  • Presentation of PhD thesis by SHE PhD candidate
  • Self-study
Day 
4
Introduction to Quantitative Research II
  • Introduction to Qualitative Research II
  • Meeting 2 with personal supervisor
  • Self-study
Day 
5
Research proposal II
  • Group presentation 2 of your research proposal
  • Self-study
Day 
6
Research proposal III
  • Discussion on strengths and weaknesses of PhD research proposals
  • Meet the editor: Why should we publish your paper?
  • Self-study
Day 
7
Challenges and pitfalls
  • Time management of a PhD project
  • Discussion with PhD candidates on pitfalls & challenges when working on a PhD project within SHE
  • Meeting 3 with personal supervisor
  • Self-study
Day 
8
Conclusion
  • Group presentation 3 of your research proposal
  • Evaluation of course and distribution of certificates
  • Farewell