Financing your doctorate
The doctoral programme "Quantitative Economics" is designed to obtain a doctorate at the Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences within three years. Your living expenses have to be covered for this period of time, therefore inform yourself beforehand on the possibilities to finance your doctorate.
Stipend by the docotoral programme Quantitative Economics
The doctoral programme itself can only fund up to two stipends annually. The offered scholarship amounts of 900,00 Euro monthly, which are paid at the beginning of each month. Approved for one year, the scholarship can be extended for up to two years depending on the academic performance.
The selection for this stipend is very competitive; we recommend to not only rely on the application for the programme's scholarship!
Stipend by the Oluf-Rieke-Stiftung
The aim of the Oluf-Rieke-Stiftung is the support of the young academics within the field of economics. Depending on the foundation's funds scholarships for doctoral candidates are possible. Prior to an application the programme's administration office has to be consulted.
Federal State funding at Kiel University
Further funding possiblities
For further information on funding possibilites, please visit the website of the Graduate Center and, in cases, arrange for a consultation.