Application Documents


The professional qualification is considered as proven for any person that has been accepted as a PhD-student by the department.

GRACE PhD-student

The application of a PhD-student includes:

  • curriculum vitae and motivation letter (approx. 1 page)
  • proposal of a training program
  • proposal of a personal steering group (psg)

GRACE PhD-scholarship

The application for a GRACE PhD-scholarship has to be equal to that of the GRACE PhD-student, extended by a support letter from the supervisor containing:

  • concrete research aim
  • integration in the research group

External GRACE PhD-student

External students are accepted if their research priority is located at the KIT. The application as an external GRACE PhD-student has to be equal to the application of an GRACE PhD-student.