Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences

Doctoral studies



The Graduate Center Adlershof sees itself as a central service unit for those interested in doctoral studies and for doctoral students of the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences. The focus of the Graduate Center is on consulting, continuing education, networking and information services as well as quality assurance of the doctoral supervision processes.

We are your consultants for all matters concerning a doctorate at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences: If you have questions about the formal procedure of a doctorate, if you are looking for further education or if you need advice in case of conflict: We are happy to support you - in person, by phone or by e-mail!


The faculty awards the academic degrees of Doctor rerum naturalium (Dr. rer. nat.), Doktor-Ingenieur (Dr.-Ing.) and Doctor philosophiae (Dr. phil.). Further details are regulated by the doctoral regulations in their currently valid version.

You can pursue doctoral studies at our faculty in the subjects

Physical and theoretical chemistry
Organic and bioorganic chemistry
Applied analytics and environmental chemistry
Inorganic und general chemistry
Chemistry education
Geography and Geography Education
Computer Science
Mathematics and Mathematics Education
Experimental physics
Physics education
Theoretical physics