Application procedure

Please see Call for Applications for detailed information about the call and benefits.

Application checklist: The following application documents and material shall be provided:

  • completed admission form
  • curriculum vitae (CV),
  • list of publications, posters and talks (if applicable),
  • graded study records (if you feel it helps even including high school certificates),
  • expression of interest (why you feel you are the right person to join the DK-PI),
  • information on your English skills (TOEFL or others),
  • preferred date when you would like to start the doctoral studies,
  • two letters of recommendation (including one from your Master’s thesis supervisor).

Note that we will not approach your referees. YOU have to ask your referees to send to us these letters directly by email (preferrably) to or by postal mail so that they arrive before the deadline.

Upon electronic submission of your application you should receive a confirmation mail within 1 day (if not, please contact the DK-PI coordinator!).

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