How to become a Doctoral candidate

Are you interested in becoming a doctoral candidate at the Department of Mechanical Engineering? We have all the important information summarized in our Flyer How to become a Doctoral candidate

We suggest you to read the Regulations for the Award of Doctoral Degrees (TUM-PromO) if you want to do a doctoral program at TUM. You will find the English version  on pages 61-88.

Application procedures for doctoral candidates at the TUM:

1.     You have to look for open positions at the Institutes or simply contact a Professor of our Faculty who does research in your scientific field.

2.     After your application have been accepted by a professor you have to submit necessary documents to the chosen Faculty Graduate Center to be entered in the doctoral candidate list.

Please check out the TUM Graduate School website or contact the TUM GS Welcome Office (also for doctoral candidates from abroad) if you have further general questions.