Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Graduiertenzentrum

Organizing your doctoral studies



Education Programmes

  • Workshops organized by Graduiertenzentrum
  • Workshops organized by Humboldt Graduate School
  • Career Centre at Humboldt-Universität
  • Vocational Training at Humboldt-Universität
  • Language Centre
  • University Library
  • Staatsbibliothek Berlin

Supervision and Consultation

  • Consulting your Supervisor
  • Second supervisor
  • Changing your Supervisor
  • Ombudsperson
  • Consultation in case of conflict at Humboldt Graduate School
  • Mentoring


Scholarships and Support

  • Scholarships
  • Doctoral programmes
  • Support for families
  • Health

On writing your thesis

  • Guidelines for good scientific practice
  • Formal guidelines concerning the layout of your thesis
  • Prolongation of period of study
  • Attending a colleague's defense




  • Networking at the departments
  • HU-Docs
  • Organizations for doctoral students in Germany
  • International research networks