The Faculty of Engineering Sciences confers doctoral degrees in any of the following subject areas:
• Biosystems Engineering
• Computational Science and Engineering
• Computer Engineering
• Matter to Life
• Medical Engineering
• Molecular Biotechnology
• Molecular Systems Science and Engineering
• Pharmaceutical Sciences
In each subject area, the degrees of a doctor of science (Dr. rer. nat.) or a doctor of engineering (Dr.-Ing.) can be awarded, depending on the research focus of the doctoral thesis and subject to approval by the PhD committee.
If you are interested in pursuing a PhD in Heidelberg, be aware that you first have to find a PhD advisor and only then apply to the Faculty of Engineering Sciences. The detailed steps of the application process are outlined on the page "How to apply".
Members of the Doctoral Committee