Doing a doctorate in Germany – everything you need to know (April 28, 2021)


Wednesday, 12 am – 1:30 pm

You are interested in doing a doctorate in Germany?

The Ingenium information event “Doing a doctorate in Germany – everything you need to know” introduces to you the specificities of the German science system and provides general information about how to obtain a doctorate degree in Germany and, more particularly, at TU Darmstadt. You will learn about the requirements for a doctorate, different ways of doing a doctorate (individual/structured) and funding opportunities. Furthermore, we will explain how to apply for a doctorate.

Target group: Master‘s students and (prospective) doctoral candidates of all subjects at TU Darmstadt interested in a doctorate

Trainer: Dr. Angela Müller | Ingenium

Date/time: Wednesday, April 28, 2021 | 12 am – 1:30 pm


  • Online via Zoom Pro
  • You will receive the link for logging in via email.

Please register for this event here.


Important information for registration

Please note that a registration via the registration form is obligatory for all Ingenium events.

Courses are free of charge for early career researchers of the TU Darmstadt.

Please consider the following information concerning the registration procedure:

  • Please register for each event with a separate registration form.
  • Once your registration form is submitted, your registration is binding.
  • At least two weeks before the event starts, you will receive information about the status of your registration.
  • Registrations are recognised in the order in which they have been submitted.
  • Events will only take place if the necessary number of participants is reached.
  • If you cannot participate in an event for which you have already registered, please contact us immediately to allow people on the waiting list to take your place.
  • In the case of unexcused absence, future registrations will be considered subordinately.
  • If an event is announced in German, it will be conducted in German. If an event is announced in English, it will be conducted in English.

The following applies only to trainings in the qualification programme:

  • The registration form must be signed by your supervisor or adviser.
  • You can register for up to five events per programme.
  • Please send your registration as a scanned pdf version by e-mail. Alternatively, you may also send the registration by internal mail.


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