How to apply
Applicants must hold, or expect to hold, a degree in natural or computer science from a Diplom, Masters or equivalent program. Your current skills and knowledge should match well to your proposed area of doctoral research. To start in September 2016, all degree work must be finished by September 1, 2016 and we require the final degree certificate by December 2016. Feel free to contact the IMPRS Coordinator for additional information.
- Online application 2016
Our online application period will open for new applications on January 1, 2016. Apply here
Deadline: 28 February 2016 (midnight CET). Hints for the application
A three-day interview and discussion period will be held during May 9-12, 2016 (NEW DATES). Successful applicants will receive their invitation within 4 weeks of the application deadline. Travel expenses are reimbursed and free accommodation provided. Assistance with visa and travel arrangements is available.
Successful candidates will receive an offer by May 21, 2016 and must reply by May 27, 2016.
- Starting date
New PhD students should be ready to join the school at the beginning of September 2016. An earlier start (July/August 2016) is possible if the PhD advisor is in agreement.