The Doctorate signifies a proven ability to conduct independent scientific research. Under the auspices of the Combined Faculty of Mathematics, Engineering and Natural Sciences, we confer the academic degree Dr. rer. nat. in the subjects of mathematics and computer science.

Step-by-Step Guide

The step-by-step guide contains information and tips on every step to your doctoral degree. It covers everything important from applying to receiving the certificate.


Funding and Bursaries

There are many ways to provide for yourself and receive financial support while working on your doctoral degree. Some programs cover costs for travel, materials, workshops, and more.


It is very helpful to build a network at an early stage. This includes getting to know other doctoral candidates and young researchers. Some opportunities for exchange are provided here.