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PhD Research Funding

Are you interested to pursue your PhD research with us?

We provide funding for PhD candidates

Successful applicants have outstanding grades and a degree in computer science, software engineering, systems engineering, mathematics, business information systems or a related discipline.

Your Benefits:

  • A full-time contract with a competitive salary according to the German TV-L (40,0000-50,000 EUR)
  • Dedicated travel and equipment budget
  • An attractive and modern workplace with access to our excellent facilities
  • Intensive mentoring and a structured PHD process
  • Team-oriented working atmosphere and enthusiasm for innovative research
  • English as working language

How to Apply:

Please send the following application documents in pdf format to research-funding(at)

  • Research proposal (2-3  pages) describing the research problem you would like to solve
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Transcript of records
  • Your Master thesis

Please do not hesitate to contact us, if you have any questions:

Prof. Dr. Klaus Pohl, (+49) 201 183-4660,

If you don't have a concrete research idea, check out our thematic job offerings for PHD candidates.

We are looking forward to receiving your application!