Doctoral Studies in Psychology


Our faculty confers the degrees both of Dr. phil. and Dr. rer. nat. About 20-25 doctoral researchers per year successfully complete their doctoral degrees, of which most are in the form of a thesis by publication.

If you have any questions about doctoral studies in psychology, please contact Ms Martina Siebert (Mail:, Tel: 069/798-35301) or Ms Agnieszka Kasprzyk (Mail:, Tel: 069/798-35309).

You can find the most important documents regarding the doctoral procedure below.

NEW from 01.10.2022: If you apply for acceptance as a doctoral candidate, please also note the online self-registration in HISinOne. You can find more information in the explanation of acceptance procedure.

Documents for the doctoral procedure