Free online course: “How to apply for a PhD in Germany”

  • April 1, 2020

The DAAD invites doctoral candidates and PhD students to participate in our newly set up online course on the topic of how to apply for a PhD in Germany (

Participants in the course, will learn more about the following aspects of doing a PhD in Germany:

* where to find a PhD position,

* application requirements and how to write a good application,

* application process,

* characteristics of the german research landscape,

* and how to convince a supervisor of your project.

After completing the course the participants will get a participation certificate.

The course is a completely online-based self-learning module. The total learning time for completing the course will take approximately six to nine hours.

The course is online until April 30.