Research at TU
At TU Darmstadt, doctoral students, postdocs and researchers from all over the world have ideal conditions for their research. We offer international and mobile scientists the best possibilities to qualify for the next steps of their scientific career.
Registering as a Doctoral Student
If you wish to do a doctorate at TU Darmstadt, registering as a doctoral student is optional and, if all required documents are available, it is possible to register at any time. read more…
If you want to register as a doctoral student, please apply for a post as doctoral student to the respective department. Then, submit your letter of acceptance, the certified translations of your Bachelor’s and Master’s certificates and the application form as printed versions to the International Admission office.
If you do not yet have your letter of acceptance from the respective department, you can register as “Student without degree” for the maximum duration of two semesters. There has to be a written acceptance of supervision from a doctoral supervisor. Please submit your acceptance of supervision, certified translations of your Bachelor’s and Master’s certificates, and the application form in printed form to the International Admission office.
Introducing: Prof. Dr. Zhaoju Yu
Zhaouju You from the Xiamen University, China is researching from molecular approach to advanced ceramic materials, from synthesis via processing to properties. She is a guest of Prof. Dr. Ralf Riedel at the Department of Materials and Earth Sciences. go
2017 Humboldt rankings confirm TU Darmstadt’s top spots
International engineers really like spending their research stay at TU Darmstadt. This was evident in the renowned Alexander von Humboldt Foundation rankings that were published today. Once again, the university of technology claimed first place in the whole of Germany for guest researcher numbers. go
Die TU Darmstadt bei ihren internationalen Partnern bekannter machen – das war das Ziel der ersten Internationalen Staff Week, die vom 17. bis 19. Mai unter dem Titel „Making Strategy Work – Best Practice for Strategy Implementation in Universities” stattgefunden hat. 16 Teilnehmende aus zehn verschiedenen europäischen Ländern kamen nach Darmstadt, um sich mit Kolleginnen und Kollegen über strategische Entwicklungen ihrer Universität auszutauschen und darüber zu diskutieren, wie Strategie im Universitätsalltag wirklich funktionieren kann. weiter