Examination procedure

The doctoral degree examination consists of two parts.

  1. The first part comprises the preparation of the dissertation, which you must submit in order to register for the doctoral examination procedure. If you want to submit your thesis in English please obtain the approval of both supervisors in writing and apply prior to registration. A thesis in English must include a summary in German (not less than 10 pages).
  2. The second part consists of the oral examination.

There are two examination phases per semester for oral examinations. Please inform yourself about the examination phases we offer via the link “Examination dates”.

Please check the deadlines by which you must apply, in order to complete the doctoral examination procedure at your desired time.