Doctoral education

In this section you will find information and references to the most important issues relevant to doctoral studies:

Helpful Links for International Researchers/Incomings

The Central Office for Foreign Education (ZAB) is the central authority for the evaluation of foreign qualifications in Germany. These include school-leaving certificates, vocational qualifications and academic degrees.

The International Office provides a Welcome Service for international researchers and academics as well as their host chairs. They offer support in preparing and carrying out your stay at the University of Duisburg-Essen.

The website of "Research in Germany - Land of Ideas" with its extensive range of information provides an initial introduction to the German research landscape. It offers information on the following topics: Doctorates in Germany, Career opportunities for postdocs and experienced researchers, Funding opportunities for international researchers, Research institutions in Germany, Up-to-date research news.