If you do not find here what you are looking for, it will not be elsewhere on these pages. We intend to provide translations of all documents in due time.
This version of September 29, 2021 applies immediately to all current and prospective doctoral candidates.
2017 flyer on how to get involved in the representation of doctoral students.
Finding a doctoral advisor and jointly filling and signing this form is the first mandatory step in the process.
Please make sure you understand the details of the procedure before submitting this form.
Supplemental application documents
A partial list of degrees and conditions necessary or sufficient for acceptance as a doctoral candidate
Required from Computer Science applicants whose degree and background is in a different field
Submit if your project extends beyond 4 years of initial acceptance
Thesis preparation and examination
Please be aware that you must not use the University Seal on any page of your (doctoral) theses. Currently, the German template is to be used for both the German and English version and available as docx-file and TeX-file.
Includes statement of originality and consent to electronic verification of good scientific practice
Includes a list of possible examiners from the Faculty
to be filled and signed by the University Library or an external publisher