Forms for the doctoral procedure

Phase 1 - Acceptance as a PhD student

Please submit this application including all attachments as one pdf-file to the Dean’s office of the Faculty of Computer Science via email to You could also sent it to the Dean’s office in paper form via post (see the address in the heading line of this document) or hand in the documents in person in the Dean’s office of the faculty (Ms Marion Reinhardt-Kalender, room MC 0.30 ).

After you have received a notice from the doctoral committee that you have been admitted as a PhD student, you must enroll as a PhD student at the RUB Student Office. You can enroll online. You will find all the necessary information and documents on the corresponding page of the Registrar’s Office.

Phase 2 - Writing the dissertation

follows shortly

Phase 3 - Admission to the doctorate

follows shortly

Phase 4 - Completion of the doctoral procedure

follows shortly