Registering for a PhD
Get an overview of the Structured Doctoral Programmes, information on admissions regulations, and contact details. Admission to the Graduate School is a prerequisite for enrolment for the following Structured Doctoral Programmes:
Enrolment into them is always as a dual degree programme (Structured Doctoral Programme as the 2nd degree programme) together with a doctoral subject (as 1st degree programme). Admission must be granted to the doctoral subject by the doctorate committee concerned.
Online applications for the winter semester of 2019/2020 until 15th October 2019.
After completing the online form, you will be prompted to print out the
- enrolment application form
The online application is in German. Please use the
> English assistance paper for online application [pdf]
Please be aware of the application deadlines for your chosen degree programme. The University of Oldenburg must receive a complete application from you by 12 midnight of the last day of the applicable deadline. The date of the postmark will not be taken into account.
Please observe the possibilities for submitting documents within the deadline!
If you wish to apply for an Individual Doctorate in a doctoral subject, you must first apply to the doctorate committee for admission as a doctoral candidate for the subject you are interested in. Please contact the faculty administration office about this.
You should submit your enrolment application as soon as possible following admission by the doctorate committee.