Info for PhD Students

The German doctorate enjoys an outstanding reputation. Germany`s research institutions, universities and companies welcome international researchers and offer excellent opportunities for doctoral students. Structured PhD programmes, for example, often have a strong international orientation with English as the team language. 4,000 international graduates complete their doctorate in Germany every year.

5 Reasons to Do Your PhD in Germany

5 Reasons to Do Your PhD in Germany

As a nation with a long cultural and scientific tradition, Germany offers exceptional infrastructure for your research work. More 5 Reasons to Do Your PhD in Germany

How to obtain a PhD

How to obtain a PhD

Germany offers two ways to do your PhD. Before you start your search for a PhD position you should choose between "individual doctorate" and "structured PhD programmes". More How to obtain a PhD

Find Your PhD Position

Find Your PhD Position

Germany offers a wide range of different doctoral opportunities. Search now and find your PhD position in Germany! More Find Your PhD Position

Financing and Funding your PhD

Financing and Funding your PhD

PhD students in Germany usually work as a research associate (paid PhD position) or receive a scholarship. More Financing and Funding your PhD

Language & Requirements

Language & Requirements

The most important formal qualification for being able to do a doctorate in Germany is a very good higher education degree that is recognised in Germany. More Language & Requirements