The Faculty of Engineering Sciences confers the degrees of a doctor of engineering (Dr.-Ing.) or a doctor of Natural Sciences (Dr. rer. nat.), depending on the research focus of the doctoral thesis and subject to approval by the PhD committee.

Biosystems Engineering
Computational Biology
Computational Science and Engineering
Computer Engineering
Matter to Life
Medical Engineering
Molecular Biotechnology
Molecular Systems Science and Engineering
Pharmaceutical Sciences

PhD subject areas

Structured doctoral programs provide orientation for the selection of a supervisor and allow doctoral candidates to gain unique research experience.


Admission as a doctoral student at the Faculty of Engineering is prior to admission to a structured doctoral program or graduate school. Please contact your advisor for this purpose.