Application & Admission
Mrs. Oili Tsakmakis
Administration of the Graduate School Science and Technology
Room W3 1-138
Phone.: +49 (0)441 - 798 3649 (redirection to homeoffice)
Office hours online:
Thursday 10 - 11 a.m. by appointment
Find yourself an academic supervisor for your doctoral research project and - in case you don't have a job position - a stipend to finance your PhD study.
2. Admission as a doctoral candidate in the faculty
An admission in the Graduate School requires also the admission as a doctoral candidate. If you are not yet admitted as a doctoral candidate at the faculty II, V or VI, please fill in the application form of the PhD board of the faculty (see PhD information of the faculty V or the faculty VI).
3. PhD study programme at the Graduate School OLTECH
To apply for one of the Phd study programmes of the Graduate School OLTECH, please fill in the application form of the Graduate School and bring it with your original certificates to the OLTECH office. (Attention: due to the current Covid-19 situation please send us your application form and all needed documents via email at first.)
4. Matriculation as a PhD student at the university
For doctorate students of the CvO University, a matriculation in your PhD subject (e.g. Biology, Physics, ...) is required. For the enrolment at the university please use the Online Registration.
The matriculation in the PhD study programme (e.g. Neurosensory Science and Systems) follows after the admission to it.
An application is possible all over the year. Please come personally with your application documents to our office, if possible.
The PhD boards of the faculty decide about the admission as a doctoral candidate. The Phd board meets at several dates during the terms:
The admission committees of the PhD study programmes of graduate school are deciding twice a year about the applications. Your application should be submitted until the following deadlines.
- Admission for summer term: latest submission date is the 1st of February
- Admission for winter term: latest submission date is the1st of August