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Information for international doctoral candidates

Current Information

Workshop "Cultural diversity in the PhD process", 7 & 8 June - apply until 14 May!


In the summer semester, we offer two language courses for international doctoral candidates:

Deutsch für Internationale Doktoranden

Workshop Academic Writing in English for international doctoral candidates


Here you can download the newsletter for financing of research projects (in German)



Our service

The International Office would like to support international doctoral candidates in their studies at the University of Hildesheim and offers a comprehensive service:

  • help in searching for accommodation
  • participation in the introductory week for international programme students
  • participation in offers contained in the semester programme
  • the language course offer made by the International Office
  • network meetings of the international doctoral candidates at the University of Hildesheim
  • provision of a language tandem
  • loan of media
  • advice, pastoral care and integration




Application for admission to doctoral studies, information on the individual faculties and doctoral regulations

Application for admission to doctoral studies:


Research at the University of Hildesheim:


Information on doctoral studies in the individual faculties:

FB 1 - Faculty of Education and Social Sciences

FB 2 - Faculty of Arts, Aesthetics and Cultural Studies

FB 3 - Faculty of Linguistics and Information Science

FB 4 - Faculty of Mathematics, Natural Sciences, Economics and Computer Science

Doctoral regulations of the four Faculties

Graduate schools / graduation programmes



Support for doctoral candidates and helpful links


Contact Person

Ulrike Bädecker-Zimmermann

Phone: 0049 5121 883 92006


Last change:  5.03.2014