Important!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)