Welcome to the FAU Graduate School


Are you interested in pursuing doctoral work at our University?

We have collected all the relevant information on general issues, structured doctoral programmes, on how to start your doctorate and other matters of interest in the section Doctoral Research. For a complete overview please check our Guide to Obtaining a Doctorate at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg.

Should you already be working at our university, we would like to refer you to the course offers of the FAU Graduate School, some of which will also be available in English. If you have not registered your thesis already or you would like to check your data in the database, please, visit our servicepage docDaten.

Our homepage offers you also information on funding and scholarships available to international candidates.

Do you have further questions after checking our Guide? Then send a mail to the FAU Graduate School Office.