Doctoral thesis

Anweisungen zur Verteidigung der Dissertationsarbeit

Dissertation Thesis Defense Instructions

Doctoral study ends up with a regular defense of the doctoral dissertation thesis. The Candidate who fulfilled all requirements for applying for the Dissertation Defense and uploaded its final version into the ISIS information system should appear in working hours in the doctoral study office together with his/her credit book and furthermore submit:


Student should submit all documents eight weeks before the defense will be held.

The Thesis Assignment should be entered into the ISIS information system by the Supervisor in cooperation with the Candidate no later than six months before submission of the dissertation for its planned defense.

Initially, PhD student submits the final version of the dissertation electronically into the Qualification Theses Database (in PDF format) in ISIS information system. The proper electronic submission has to be confirmed by the following notification: “Correct submission of the thesis confirmed – The electronic version of the dissertation was submitted and the correct submission was confirmed. The submission process is hereby finished. The thesis cannot be modified anymore.” Only after this step, the dissertation and other requested documents may be submitted for a Defense.(During submission, ISIS information system requires Abstract and Keywords in English).


A student who has not passed both the Colloquium/Dissertation Proposal Defense and State Doctoral Examination cannot apply for a Defense.

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