PhD courses

All research dependends on being communicated in a way that generates value to investors, researchers and commercial interests.

In collaboration with the University of Copenhagen, we offer two courses in scientific communication; a course on presentation techniques and a course in academic writing (both in English).

Courses and special offers

Academic Writing
(2 ECTS)

This course will help you adapt your text to the relevant journals.


We work with grammar and syntax, with an eye to academic conventions, as well as methods to secure an efficient writing process.

Advanced Presentations
(2 ECTS)

This course will help you optimise presentations for conferences and your PhD defense.


We will work on preparation techniques and dealing with nerves and boost your enjoyment of presenting.


Special offers


We offer individual sessions within written scientific communication and presentation techniques.


We also provide proofreading and editing of scientific articles, presentations and PhD dissertations.


Free events


A few times a year, we host free events for PhD students on topics that are relevant to your work and future career.


Click the button to find information on upcoming events.

About the courses


Each course is worth 2 ECTS-credits and provides the participant with increased proficiency within written and oral research communication.


Each course is held multiple times a year.

We have taught over 2,500 PhD-students working within the areas of natural science, social science and the humanities.

University of East London's Quality Mark

GlobalDenmark was quality-certified with the University of East London’s Quality Mark. This certifies that our PhD courses meet strict quality standards concerning teaching methodology, teacher qualifications and course management.

Previous participants

It was one of the best courses of my PhD study”

Alireza Naseri, PhD student, DTU Food, Advanced Presentation Techniques

“Thanks to the Academic Writing Course I was able to write a proper abstract and got accepted for giving a talk at a very prestigious conference”

Paula Szymczak, Industrial PhD student, Food Microbiology, Department of Food Science at KU, Academic Writing

“The teachers are very competent and quick to understand what we are trying to say”

”Really engaging teachers that guaranteed a wonderful learning environment”

“Amazing, motivated, engaged and competent teachers”

“The course was very interactive”

”It’s a five-star course”

Testimonials from PhD students who attended GlobalDenmark’s Academic Writing and Advanced Presentation Techniques courses in 2016 and 2017.

Contact us

Mark Harvey Simpson

Senior Consultant, MSc

+45 3386 2939
Ann Britt Donovan

Consultant, Project Manager, MA

+45 3386 2941
Claus Adam Jarløv

CEO, MA (Engl. | psych)

+45 3386 2931