Ph.D. Programme Quantitative Economics


Applications are only accepted by our online portal! Applications incoming by postal service or by e-mail will not be considered!

The annual application deadline is April 30th!

To register within the programme's application portal you need a valid e-mail address.


The following sections are to be filled out within the application portal:

  • Personal Information
  • Scientific Background
  • Miscellaneous
Documents as one pdf-file with a maximum of 2 MB have to be uploaded within the application portal:
  • Motivation Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Degree(s) and/or Transcript of Records (deviating maximum upload of 5 MB)
  • Proof of English proficiency
For completion of your application, make sure to hit the "send"-button at the end of your application.
Furthermore, two letters of recommendation have to be handed in. Those are to be send by postal service or by an official e-mail address of your referee. Recommendations send by unofficial e-mail addresses cannot be accepted due to the missing authenticity.
Download recommendation form
Please note that you are in charge of making sure to meet the deadline of April 30th. This includes making sure that your letters of recommendation arrive in time at the doctoral programme. We are not in charge to remind you on the given deadline!