Opening of the doctorate procedure

Opening of the doctorate procedure


If you would like to open your doctorate procedure, please read our guide (Leitfaden/guide). You can find all the important information there.

Please visit us in our consultation hours with the completed application form for opening the doctorate procedure (Application for the initiation of the assessment and examination phase)and the required documents.

Certificate for participating in the Graduate School of the faculty

Have you taken courses in the framework of the Graduate School of the faculty?

The participation in the Graduate School ends with the awarding of the doctorate.

You receive a certificate showing the additional competences and documenting your participation in the Graduate School.

For this purpose, please submit all relevant documents in the deanery together with the application form for opening the doctorate procedure.


For questions and applications during the course of your doctorate procedures, please visit us during our consultation hours. 

Tuesdays and Thursdays:

1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.


In exeptional cases, appointments can be arranged outside of these hours. 


Manuela Pügner
Beate Tiefenbrunner (afternoons)
Geb. A5.1, Raum 0.08
Tel.: ++49/ 681/ 302-2400
Fax: ++49/ 681/ 302-3421