First Steps



Check to see whether you fulflll the admission requirements for doctoral candidates.

Discipline and Dissertation Supervisor

The Faculty of Mechanical Engineering has over 60 chairs and institutes in various fields. You can find an overview here. Which discipline do you like best? Contact the representatives of our institutes and express your motivation for joining them.

You can find published doctoral positions in the RWTH job database. You can specifically filter for doctoral candiate positions in the database.

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