Thesis Supervisors

The Thesis advisors are at least three persons:


  • An Instructor who is not authorized examiner (may be identical with one of the Examiners). The person should be postdoc and should be associated to the thesis project (e.g. by fundraising)
  • 1. Examiner: All authorized examiners of the faculty, including coopted members and honorary professors
  • 2. Examiner: All examiners of the mat.-nat. faculties, who are authorized in a GAUSS program.
  • 3. Examiner: All examiners of the mat.-nat. faculties, who are authorized in a GAUSS program.



The advisors should agree in supervise your thesis. Please contact potential supervisors in advance.

The PhD student has to report periodically at least once a year to the thesis committee. The first meeting has to be scheduled six months after the enrollment.