Ab Freitag 28.09.2018 ist eine neue Promotionsordnung der Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen und der Technischen Fakultät in Kraft.



Contact person at the Dean’s Office

Gesa Koberg, Christian-Albrechts-Platz 4, Raum 607

Registration for doctoral exam and  
applying for oral exam (disputation) 
Staff member: Gesa Koberg 
Phone: +49 431 880-1539 





Gesa Koberg, Christian-Albrechts-Platz 4, room 607

Tuesday, Thursday 9.00 - noon or on request




Certificates of good conduct ("Führungszeugnis") should be sent to the postal address



Dekanat der
Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Fakultät
z. Hd. Gesa Koberg
Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
Christian-Albrechts-Platz 4
24118 Kiel



Disputation dates (Checklist for doctoral exam procedures (in German))

  • Candidates may register an oral examination on any day during consultation hours in person.
  • The examination dates are normally scheduled during the term.
  • The “Auslegefrist” of one or three weeks starts after receiving reports and is announced on Mondays and Fridays every week.
  • Candidates are responsible for organising their oral exam (finding appropriate rooms, dates, commissions including the chairperson, collecting and returning examination documents).
  • Disputations are normally held ten weeks after application.
  • The PhD certificates are awarded in a formal ceremony normally twice a semester.


Disputation dates (for internal use only)

Dates for presentation of PhD certificates


Advice in case of conflict

Graduate Center at Kiel University