KIT-Faculty of Chemistry and Biosciences

Acceptance as a doctoral candidate

Requirements for doctoral studies at the Faculty of Chemistry and Biosciences

1.    Commitment of the supervisor
2.    Promotionsvereinbarung
3.    Registration at KHYS


Application to the doctoral committee (Dean's Office, building 30.45, room 126)

4.    Immediate application with the following documents:

  • Application for acceptance as a doctoral candidate (generated by DOCATA)
  • Proof according to §4 of the doctoral degree regulations (eg master degree certificate)

  • In the case of foreign diploma or master's degrees: Obtain a certificate of equivalence from the supervisor and grade calculation at IStO: Link

  • A CV with a description of the professional and scientific career

  • A written declaration in accordance with Annex 5a to the doctoral degree regulations

  • Copy of the doctoral agreement including Appendices 1 + 2
  • Annex 2 of the doctoral agreement, in which participation in courses of at least one SWS on average is agreed as an accompanying qualification in accordance with § 7 (3). See also Graduiertenschule
  • Registry certificate of the KHYS
  • Doctoral degree certificate if a doctoral degree has already been awarded