The PhD programme of the Medical Faculty was created to emphasize the increasing future link between patient care and clinical/basic research. The two-year programme addresses medical doctors who seek to gain a further in-depth scientific education. Talented young students receive comprehensive scientific competencies as well as important key skills in order to pursue a career in patient-oriented and basic research.
Within the course of the programme students have to carry out a full-time research project and have to participate in the accompanying curriculum.
Obligation of the programme comprises:
Upon successful completion, participants receive the title "PhD" or alternatively "Dr.rer.biol.hum." (as German equivalent).