Advising and Support
Services for doctoral candidates
The Graduate Academy Service Center can help you with most general questions about doctoral studies. For questions regarding the academic requirements and formalities specific to your subject, you should contact the doctoral studies office of your faculty. In cases of conflict, doctoral candidates can contact the ombudspersons for confidential advice and mediation. The Graduate Academy also offers an academic writing support service for doctoral candidates.
Representative body for doctoral candidates / networks
The Doctoral Students Convention is the official body representing all doctoral candidates at Heidelberg University. The interdisciplinary doctoral networks serve as platforms of exchange for all young researchers at Heidelberg University.