Examination results/awarding of degree certificates

Immediately after the particular defence of the doctoral dissertation (disputation), the examination committee determines the results achieved. The grades for the dissertation and for the disputation are awarded in accordance with Section 25 (2) Numbers 1 and 2 of PromO 2014. The overall grade is calculated according to Section 25 (3) of the Doctoral Degree Regulations.

The grades for the individual examinations and the overall grade are formally announced when awarding the degree certificate during the course of the graduation ceremony.

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