Information about the PhDGermany database

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You graduated and want to do a doctorate?

German universities and research organisations are always looking for qualified doctoral students from abroad. PhDGermany publishes PhD position offers in Germany that specifically target international applicants.


What are your benefits of using PhDGermany?

  • Open PhD positions all over Germany in a single database
  • Detailed information clearly arranged
  • All necessary information to contact the offering party directly
  • Free text search plus given search options:
    • Type of Position
    • Financing
    • Field of Research
    • Working Language
    • City
  • Sorting options:
    • Alphabetically
    • Application Deadline
    • Starting Date
    • Published (standard)

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You need further information about doing a PhD in Germany?

On Research in Germany - Info for PhD students you will find information about

  • Why pursue a doctorate in Germany
  • Language and Requirements
  • Financing and Funding
  • FAQ – Doing a doctorate in Germany (PDF)
  • and more