Doctorate (PhD)

Banner for Promotion for international phd students

A doctorate in Germany usually means conducting an individual research project under the guidance of a professor. You can do your doctorate at the TU Braunschweig in all disciplines offered. The time required to complete a doctoral degree ranges from 3 to 5 years, depending on your field of research and the progress of your research work.



The Graduate Academy GradTUBS supports you in the dissertation process with training courses and network events in the fields of

  • development of career-relevant key qualifications
  • career coaching and career planning

In addition, GradTUBS promotes contact with industry and research institutions in order to increase the exchange between science and practice.

Graduate Academy TUBS

Coronavirus: Information for international doctoral students and researchers

Given the current corona situation in Germany, the winter semester 2020/21 at the TU Braunschweig will take place as an online semester without attendance courses.

All university buildings are currently closed to the public, but the Incoming Office can be reached by telephone, e-mail and video consultation. Please contact us if you have any questions or need information. All current information for international researchers and doctoral students can be found here:


Head of Incoming Office
Dr. Astrid Sebastian
 ☎ +49 531 391 14330


Coordinator Mobile Researchers‘ Centre
Annika Ewe
☎ +49 531 391 14334

Student Assistants
Ana Victoria Huezo Figueroa
Carolina Romano Silva
Irem Yigit

By arrangement, Room 041a, ground floor
Pockelsstraße 11, 38106 Braunschweig

MoRe Logo
Photo credit: MoRe/TU Braunschweig

Consultation at the Study Service Center

Day Time Room
Tue 10:00 – 13:00 Room 104, 1st floor

Current Changes

Consultation hours

Please arrange appointments by phone or e-mail.