The IGradU is the umbrella organization for three graduate programs of the Medical Faculty at Ulm University. In the International PhD program, master students with a degree in natural sciences (molecular medicine, biology, biochemistry) obtain a PhD or Dr. rer. nat. In the MD program experimental medicine (in German), medical students obtain a degree Dr. med. or Dr. med. dent. Finally, together with our partner University in Nanjing (SEU Nanjing, China), IGradU hosts an exchange programme for Chinese medical students aiming at a MD degree.