Prospective PhD-Students

RPTU in Kaiserslautern


You are thinking about pursuing your research at RPTU in Kaiserslautern?

Good choice! Just browse the following pages to get an impression of how Kaiserslautern could become your next destination to continue your university education. Learn about our city, its surroundings, and of course our University, its departments, and the different programs for earning a PhD degree.


International School for Graduate Studies (ISGS)

The International School for Graduate Studies (ISGS) is part of the International Affairs Department (RefIntA). ISGS is the contact for prospective and current students o the International Master and PhD Programs at RPTU in Kaiserslautern.

RefIntA Social Media (RPTU in Kaiserslautern)

Travel & Accommodation

This website offers information regarding travel & accommodation in Kaiserslautern (including information on how to obtain a visa and on how to get to Kaiserslautern)

PhD Programs

This website gives an overview about the International PhD Programs offered at RPTU in Kaiserslautern and the possible ways how to obtain your PhD.

Application & Admission

This website explains the application & admission process for international PhD programs at RPTU in Kaiserslautern

Funding & Scholarships

This website explains the possibilities for Funding & Scholarships for International PhD Students & Postdocs at RPTU in Kaiserslautern