Doctoral Research at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences

This section contains extensive information for doctoral candidates as well as all the forms you will need. Please also refer to the Heinrich Heine University's undefinedDoctoral research website.







10:00 - 12:00 

10:00 - 12:00


08:30 - 11:00

 1:30 - 3:30

Please note, that we can't react to every phonecall during this time!

The office will be closed as follows:

Christmas holidays: 24 December 2018 to 4 January 2019.

Information about the new Doctorate Regulations of 09.01.2014

If you register as a doctoral researcher and your first supervisor or mentor is not a member of the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences (e.g. of the faculty of medicine or from another university), you will find an exception permit at our undefinedform section.
In order to get your approval, you need to complete the appropiate form and send it via email to the undefinedDean's office.

Please also note the alterations of the Doctorate Regulations: 15.06.2016 (German).

At the beginning of your doctoral studies please notice our undefinedGuidelines (for the new Doctorate Regulations).

A template for the Supervision Agreement and the Progress Report is available under the following undefinedlink.

An English translation of the undefined"new" Doctorate Regulations (06.12.2013) is available.
Note that only the German version is legally binding.


Athina Stefanidou

Universitätsstr. 1
Building: 25.32
Floor/Room: 00.36
40225 Düsseldorf
Phone +49 211 81-15092
Fax +49 211 81-11590
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