The Doctoral Degree Regulations of 2002 and 2015


New Doctoral Degree Regulations of the Faculty of Humanities 2015 (in force since 01.10.2015)

  • Doctoral Degree Regulations of the Faculty of Humanities 2015 incl. 1st amendment of 2018 (Official Announcements I no 37, 2015, p. 903-964, and Off. Ann. I no 48, 2018, p. 1125-41) (.pdf)
  • All new and also - without having to specially apply for it - old doctoral processes proceed according to these doctoral degree regulations. Doctoral candidates who were accepted before these regulations came into force, that is prior to October 2015, had the option of applying for continuation in the framework of the old doctoral degree regulations (see below) up to 30.09.2016, if they wished to complete their procedure as per those regulations. In that case however the entire examination procedure had to be completed latest by 30.09.2019.
    In connection with the implementation of structured doctoral degree programs at the Faculty of Humanities in the winter term 2018/19 a first amendment of the regulations entered into force.


  • Implementation of structured doctoral degree programs in winter term 2018/19, Off. Ann. I no 7, 2018, p. 68f (.pdf)

  • Regulations concerning the admission requirements of the doctoral degree programs of the Faculty of Humanities, Off. Ann. I no 24, 2018, p. 459-465 (.pdf)

  • Module list of the doctoral degree programs of the Faculty of Humanities, Off. Ann. II no 21, 2018, p. 11177-89 (.pdf)

  • Implementation of the doctoral program Behavior & Cognition, Off. Ann. I no 51, 2018, p. 1189-93 (.pdf)




      Expired: Doctoral Degree Regulations of the Faculty of Humanities 2002

    • Doctoral Degree Regulations of the Faculty of Humanities 2002 (.pdf)
    • 1. Amendment of the Doctoral Degree Regulations 2002 (Official Announcements no 2, 2004; p. 105/106) (.pdf)
    • 2. Amendment of the Doctoral Degree Regulations 2002 (Official Announcements no 6, 2008) (.pdf)
    • 3. Amendment of the Doctoral Degree Regulations 2002 (Official Announcements no 39, 2008, p. 4604) (.pdf)
    • 4. Amendment of the Doctoral Degree Regulations 2002 Official Announcements no 4, 2010, p. 270) (.pdf)
    • 5. Amendment of the Doctoral Degree Regulations 2002 (Official Announcements no 6, 2011, p. 337) (.pdf)
    • 6. Amendment of the Doctoral Degree Regulations 2002 (Official Announcements no 23, 2012, p. 1218f) (.pdf)