Dept. of Computer Science


Welcome on our application platform for the PhD program of the Department of Computer Science of the TU Kaiserslautern.


PhD students who are already accepted (either by the department for our structured PhD program or directly by a professor) have to formally apply for acceptance as PhD candidate (see § 5 of our PhD regulations).

Please contact the secretary of your research group in this case regarding the registration and submission of documents!

What do I need to submit if I want to apply for the PhD program?

You have to provide the following documents:
  • Curriculum Vitae (C.V.)
  • Copies or certified translations of Bachelor/Master degrees, including transcript of records (in German or English)
  • A motivation letter
  • Proof of your English or German proficiency (e.g. TOEFL, IELTS, TestDaF, former education in English)
  • Two letters of recommendation from faculty staff of a university or a research institute (if you have not graduated at the University of Kaiserslautern or if you are applying for a scholarship)

Registration and Login

You can submit your application here.


If you have any questions or problems, please contact