Faculties 7, 8 and 11 award the doctoral degree “Dr.rer.pol.” in economics and social sciences. It is possible to obtain a doctorate in every field represented in the teaching and research covered in these Faculties. The doctorate serves as proof of aptitude for in-depth scientific work.
Applications for acceptance as a doctoral candidate as well as applications for admission to doctoral studies must be submitted to the Central Examination Office, Administrative Office FB 07. The doctoral committee decides on applications.