Prospective doctoral candidates

Are you thinking of doing a doctorate at Bielefeld University? Are you looking for support to decide whether or not to do a doctorate? Do you want to find out about the different kinds of doctoral degrees or funding possibilities?

Bielefeld University has a wide range of services and facilities to support prospective doctoral candidates in their decision to undertake a doctoral degree, to guide them through the application process, help them with planning as well as supporting them in further qualification.

Here you can find relevant information


13 February 2018
The call for proposals for the Bielefeld Young Researchers' Fund is opened. Deadline is April 15th!

15 February 2018
The latest issue of the Nachwuchs-Newsletter is available here!