Quick links for supervisors
Information for Doctoral Supervisors
The Graduate Academy supports doctoral supervisors who wish to establish new frameworks for cooperative supervising in their research groups.
Research Training Groups (Promotionskollegs) – Information for Supervisors
There are different ways in which to establish new educational and research structures for doctoral candidates and postdocs.
On the pages below we provide information about doctoral regulations at Heidelberg University. If you need more information, we will be happy to help you.
Doctoral studies in Heidelberg – Arriving and Living in Heidelberg
We can help you with information about entrance visas and residence permits, various forms of insurance, finding housing, living in Heidelberg and much more.
Living in Heidelberg
Information for doctoral students
Services for doctoral students
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. The Graduate Academy also offers an academic writing support service for doctoral students.
Funding programmes by the Graduate Academy
Doctoral students can apply to the Graduate Academy for completion grants, travel grants, publication grants and teaching assistantships.
Other funding opportunities
We provide information about funding for conferences or research trips, about opportunities for female postdocs and about the employment market.
Career Development – Qualification and advanced training
Graduate schools and structured doctoral programs can book courses with us that are specially customized for the needs of their students.