November 2020
26 27 28 29 30 31 1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 1 2 3 4 5 6

How to Apply






Tips for filling out the registration form


Applications can only be made online. Please register to get your personal login. It is possible to interrupt the application process before completing the application form. Registration is only open during the application period (until 9 Dec, 2016).

You can find the online application form here.

Please fill out the registration form in English. Applications sent by standard mail or email will be rejected.


Here are some tips for filling out the section "Research interests" (10.1-10.7):

10.1-10.5: The one open position is availabe in the research group of Prof. Falcke. Please choose Prof. Falcke.

10.6: Please think about one (or more) possible PhD project(s) you would like to perform in the research group(s) choosen above. Please explain why you are interested in doing your research in your selected group(s).

10.7: Please prepare a personal statement about your academic background, your research interests and your professional goals for the future. We want to know why you consider yourself a suitable candidate for our graduate program and what your expectations from our graduate program are.

When you have completed your application please press the button: "Submit application". If you forget to do so your application will not be considered for evaluation. Applications must be submitted by xx .

Upload of documents

Please provide your academic transcripts and certificates in PDF, PNG or JPG format only. We accept only documents in English or in German. If your transcripts are in a different language please submit certified translations. (If you are accepted to our program you will later need to provide the original documents.) Please submit only relevant important documents.

Referee reports

We need 2 letters of reference from your current or former supervisors. We accept only letters from those persons who you named in the application form.

Download the letter below and send it to your supervisors with the request to send their reference letter to the CSB office by email (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) by xx.

Here you can download our reference request for your referee.

Please make sure that the referee reports arrive in time. Reports coming in later than xx  cannot be considered for evaluation.




Please publish modules in offcanvas position.

Free Onepage Joomla! template by L.THEME

Go with Pro version to remove this copyright and download Quickstart package, click here!