Doctoral degrees at FAU

Doctoral degrees and postdoctoral studies

As an internationally renowned research university FAU has excellent opportunities for postgraduate and postdoctoral study. There are nine doctoral titles which can be obtained on completion of a doctoral degree according to the subject, and postdoctoral candidates can also achieve a Habilitation, which is generally associated with the right to teach at a German university.
Supporting young researchers is a priority at FAU. After all, excellent doctoral candidates are one of the University’s most valuable assets. If you have an above-average or excellent postgraduate degree and the dedication and creativity required for independent academic research, FAU welcomes your proposal for doctoral research.

For further information visit the website of our Graduate School.