Welcome to our hompepage for international PhD students!

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

Service für internationale Promovierende

UnserService unterstützt sowohl angehende als auch bereits eingeschriebene Promovierende und Gastwissenschaftler*innen, die für einen Teil ihrer Promotion nach Trier kommen möchten. Unser Service bietet dabei Unterstützung

Doctoral studies at Trier University

Doctoral degree offer
It is possible to gain a doctoral degree in any department at Trier University in form of either individual, structured or international PhD 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 PhD, we provide information on different funding options.

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

Integration Services
As an international PhD 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 PhD 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!

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