Welcome to the Center for Doctoral Studies

The Center for Doctoral Studies is part of the Research and Career Development Unit and the central contact point for matters related to doctoral education at the University of Vienna. The team of the Center for Doctoral Studies offers consultations about the first steps and requirements of the doctoral programmes at the University of Vienna.

Click here for an overview about our support offer.

Availibility of Center of Doctoral Studies

Our office remains closed over the summer months. However, we are happy to consult you via email, via phone or videocall. Click here for our contact details.

Prospective PhD Candidates

You are interested in a PhD at the University of Vienna? Here you can find more information about the doctorate and the possibilities the University of Vienna offers. 

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Doctoral Studies

Here you can find information on our offered Doctoral/ PhD programmes and all about the admission procedure.

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PhD Process

Get answers to your questions about the structure of the doctorate, courses and the completion of a PhD Programme.

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  News & Events

Workshop: Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Join our next workshop on Entrepreneurship and Innovation!

Date: 24 & 25 January 2022

Registration deadline: 8 December

Webinar: Navigating Uncertainty in research

Join our webinar series: Well-being & My PhD

Date: 15 December, 11:00-12:00

Info-Session: Doktorat an der Universität Wien

Erfahren Sie mehr über Zulassung, Ablauf und Anforderungen eines Doktoratsstudiums an der Universität Wien

Datum: 9. Dezember 2021, 09:30-12:00