Our Mission

The Vienna Doctoral School in Chemistry (DoSChem) provides an internationally competitive education and research environment in all chemical sciences spanning physical, inorganic, theoretical, organic, biophysical, biomedical chemistry and more. As traditional definitions of these research areas become more challenging, cross-disciplinary research is a major differentiator of our excellent graduate training programme.

Why join us?

Research community

Career development

  • mentoring by a scientifically diverse faculty
  • interdisciplinary key qualifications (soft skills)
  • career development and networking activities



Mobility & Scientific Exchange


  • „Stammtisch“: student get together
  • International and rich research environment in Vienna
  • various activities throughout the year
  • Alumni/ae Program