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 of the International Master and PhD Programs at RPTU in Kaiserslautern.

RefIntA Social Media (RPTU in Kaiserslautern)

PhD Opportunities

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

Funding & Scholarships

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

Application & Admission

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

Travel & Accommodation

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