Initiation of the doctoral examination procedure

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Once you have completed your doctoral degree paper and the compulsory study courses, you can apply for initiation of your doctoral examination procedure at the Office for Doctoral Studies.

Guidelines on initiation of the doctoral examination procedure

  • The legal basis for this is formed by the "Doctoral Degree Regulations of the Faculty of Medicine CharitéUniversitätsmedizin Berlin of 1 November 2017".
  • The application for initiation of the doctoral examination procedure must be submitted to the chairperson of the Doctoral Commission in writing.
  • You must apply for initiation of the doctoral examination procedure in person. 

The documents you need to submit may vary – depending on whether you want to pursue your doctoral degree by way of a doctorate by publication or by submitting a monograph:

 

Confirmation by an accredited statistician

Are you planning a doctoral project with a relevant statistical section and wish to pursue your doctoral degree by submitting a monograph? Then click here for detailed information on the Confirmation by a statistician accredited by the Doctoral Comission in accordance with Section 8 (2)a of the Doctoral Degree Regulations 2017.