Doctorate Degree

At the Department of Computer and Information Science the following academic doctoral degrees are awarded:

  • Doctor of Natural Sciences (Dr. rer. nat.)
  • Doctor of Engineering (Dr.-Ing)

These degrees can be achieved according to different procedures:

Doctoral Students Portal of the University of Konstanz

Contact Person

In order to be admitted to the doctoral examination procedure you require a mentor from the Department of Computer and Information Science. Please contact the head of the respective research group in this concern. 

Research Groups


Admission to a PhD program and the doctoral examination procedure is determined by the department’s doctorate committee.

Welcome Centre at the University of Konstanz

Once you are admitted as a PhD student, the following portal will provide informationen and support for you and your family (e.g. accommodation, formalities ...):

Welcome Centre