Application for admission to the International Ph.D. Program for Agricultural Sciences in Göttingen (IPAG)


The prerequisite for an application to the International PhD Programme in Agricultural Sciences is:

  • a consecutive Master degree in agriculture with Master thesis of at least one year with the average grade “very good” (a total of at least 300 ECTS equivalent must be proven) or an equivalent academic degree (§ 2 of the Admission Regulation).

  • A supervisor who has agreed to supervise your PhD studies

    How to find a supervisor? Click here please!

    List of divisions Click here please!

    Free places for PhD applicants are limited and the number of applicants huge, so to find a supervisor it is not enough to search an e-mail address and send a round mail. This is certain to fail!!!

  • Adequarte funding for at least three years studies in Germany

    More information? Click here please!

    We regret to inform that the faculty has no scholarships and there is no financial support related to the admission!

  • Application

    The application for admission involves two steps:

    With the online registration the applicant will receive a registration number and a list of required application documents will be sent by email.

    In the second step the applicant submits the completed application form and the required documents listed in the response e-mail.

    Your application is effected when all documents arrive at the Admission Office

    Please use the forms which can be down loaded on this web page (An Acrobat Reader can be down loaded hier) and send the complete documents to:

    Faculty of Agricultural Sciences
    Admission office
    Büsgenweg 5
    37077 Göttingen

    Please note that the submitted documents will not be returned!