Events

The annual MAP Alumni Round Table has almost become a tradition to give current MAP students more insights into the future professional world. In addition to online excursions to various companies in 2020 and 2021, the MAP Alumni Round Table on 1 July 2021 offered an important addition to the curren...

Last year's MAP graduates were said goodbye on the evening of 1 July 2021. Unfortunately, due to the Corona pandemic, we could only offer an online event. Nevertheless, it was a very solemn farewell, starting with an inspiring speech by MAP Chair Prof. Erik Bitzek, followed by a slideshow of all gra...

The MAP curriculum includes various soft and scientific skills seminars. This semester, we offered one on patent management. Ece Topraksal, MAP student since October 2020, writes about her experience: "As future engineers and scientists, it is very important for us to learn how patents are create...

Despite the current pandemic, us MAP students were still able to visit the Polymer Engineering Department at the University of Bayreuth on 27th May, 2021, albeit virtually. Professor Holger Ruckdäschel, the department head, and Teresa Menzel, one of the doctoral candidates in the group, introduced u...

Excursions, as a corner stone of the MAP curriculum, allow students to get insights into possible future work life.  Unfortunately, the corona pandemic makes field trips to companies and research centres almost impossible. However, the MAP team is pleased to offer digital excursions to well-known in...

MAP offers its annual poster session for the very first time in a digital format on 12th February, 2021, from 3:30 to 6:00 pm. Part time attendance is possible. Interested students and scientists are cordially invited to gain personal insights into MAP during the first ever digital MAP poster pre...

To give insight to real life industries, MAP organizes various excursion for its students. The first excursion for the batch 2020 took place on 18th December 2020. We were given an amazing opportunity to take part in a virtual excursion to Zollhof Tech Incubator (Zollhof). Although virtual, the even...