Here you find information and requirements about the application

Basic information

  • You can applicate any time online by sending your full application via mail to the coordinator
  • You can applicate in German or English
  • The operational management decides about the application at the end of every quarter of the year


  • Doctoral reasearcher of the KIT with research focus on mobility research areas
  • Acceptance as doctoral candidate by the faculty is not longer than 12 months appart
  • Payment of a starting fee (1000 €) by the institute if the application is succesful 

Application content

  • Motivation
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Study certifications with grades (BA and MA)
  • Certification of the acceptance as doctoral candidate by the faculty
  • Letter of recommendation from the promotion referents in separate Mail