Welcome to our hompepage for international Ph.D students!

Trier University offers you the possibility to either pursue a full doctoral degree or spend research time in Trier whilst working on your doctoral degree.

Service for international Ph.D students

The service of the International Office supports new and established doctoral students as well doctoral students wishing to spend a research stay at Trier University. Our service offers support by providing

Doctoral studies at Trier University

Doctoral degree opportunities
It is possible to gain a doctoral degree in any department at Trier University in form of either individual, structured or international Ph.D studies.  

Admission requirements
In order to apply for doctoral studies at Trier University, please check the admission requirements.

Funding
As you will need sufficient funding for your Ph.D, we provide information on different funding options.

Counselling service
We are happy to help with whatever questions you have. Contact us!

Integration Services
As an international Ph.D student you will soon feel at home at Trier University.

Doctoral research stays

Doctoral research
There are various research options across multiple disciplines for international Ph.D students at Trier University.   

Admission requirements
In order to organise a research stay at Trier University, please check our admission requirements.

Semester dates
Research stays can be flexibly and individually planned. Nevertheless, we recommend starting your research at Trier University within our semester dates.  

Counselling service
We are happy to help with whatever questions you have. Contact us!

Integration service
You will soon feel at home as an international guest scholar at Trier University.