Doctoral Degrees at the Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences

Please use the Doctoral Degree Regulations to find out about the conditions for admission to the doctoral degree procedure. Then you can apply for one of the doctoral degree programmes at the faculty. Or you can contact a professor at the faculty who may be interested in your topic. You may find the teaching and research focus areas (german) areas helpful in this case.

An overview of the most important procedural steps

  • Conclusion of a supervision agreement
  • Application for acceptance as a doctoral candidate, maximum 2 months after concluding the supervision agreement
  • Submission of the dissertation, with the application for admission to the doctoral degree examination, incl. the declaration to the application
  • Reproduction of the doctoral dissertation


You can find the regulations on the doctoral degree procedure here