All information on your doctoral procedure can be found in the doctoral regulations. The admission to the doctoral studies (1st phase), the opening after submission of the dissertation thesis (2nd phase) and the conclusion of your doctoral procedure are carried out by the doctoral committee. We have linked the documents to be submitted in each case for you in the form of clear handbooks with checklists below. If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us at any time.


1st phase:

Procedure for admission to doctoral studies
(NEW: STAND September 2021)

This requires, among other things, the supervision agreement of KW (NEW: UPDATED August 2020).


2nd phase:

Expiry of the doctoral procedure with submission of the dissertation thesis
(NEW: STAND April 2021)

We are happy to help:

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Sophie Jacobs

Dekanatsmitarbeiter/in Kulturwissenschaften

Promotionsausschuss, Habilitationen, Stipendien

Write email +49 5251 60-3955

Postal ad­dress

Please use the following address for mail:

Paderborn University
Faculty of Cultural Studies
Secretariat of the PhD Committee

Sophie Jacobs
Warburger Str. 100

33098 Paderborn