Doc­toral de­grees and sub­jects

Dok­t­or­grade

Dr. phil.

  • Educational Science
  • Music Education
  • Musicology
  • Psychology
  • Social Work
  • Social Pedagogy
  • Counselling Sciences
  • Psychoanalysis
  • Sociology of social problems

Dr. rer. pol.

  • Social Policy/Social Management
  • Gerontology

Dr. jur.

  • Law

Dr. phil.

  • English Studies
  • American Studies
  • German as a Foreign and Second Language
  • Protestant Theology
  • German Studies
  • Catholic Theology
  • Philosophy
  • Romance Studies

Dr. rer. pol.

  • Political Science
  • Sociology
  • Applied Social Sciences
  • Geography

Dr. phil.

  • History
  • Sociology
  • Sports Science
  • Dr.-Ing. or

  • Dr. rer. pol. Focus: Economic and social sciences or
  • Dr. rer. nat.  Focus: Natural sciences

Subjects: Architecture, urban planning, landscape planning

Dr. rer. pol.

  • Economics
  • Vocational and Business Education
  • Industrial Engineering - Major: Economics
  • Law - Major: Economics
  • Administrative Sciences - Major: Economics

Dr. phil

  • Vocational and Business Education
  • Industrial Education
  • Psychology - Major: Economics

Dr. jur.

  • Law

Dr. rer. nat.

  • Mathematics
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Nanostructural Sciences
  • Physics

Dr. phil. oder Dr. rer. nat.

  • Didactics of Mathematics
  • Didactics of Biology
  • Didactics of Chemistry
  • Didactics of Physics
  • Didactics of science teaching
  • Dr. agr. or

  • Dr. rer. pol. Focus: Economics and Social Sciences or
  • Dr. rer. nat. Focus: Chemistry, biology or physics

Subjects: Agricultural Sciences, Nutritional Sciences and Environmental Sciences

Dr.-Ing. oder Dr. rer. nat.

  • Civil Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering

Dr.-Ing.

  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechatronics
  • Industrial Engineering - Major in Engineering
  • Industrial science
  • Project and quality management - Major in engineering science

Dr. rer. pol.

  • Industrial Engineering- Major: Economics and Social Sciences
  • Labour science
  • Project Management
  • Quality Management
  • Industrial and organisational psychology

Dr.-Ing.

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechatronics - Electrotechnical focus
  • Computer science - technical focus 

Dr. rer. nat.

  • Computer Science
  • Environmental Systems Engineering
  • Microsystems Technology

Dr. phil.

  • Art Education
  • Art History/Art Science
  • Design Sciences