Forms and Regulations


The doctoral program in Informatics is in accord with the Doktoratsordung DO DInf08 Version 1.2 and the Promotionsverordnung über das Doktorat in Informatik PVO DInf08. Both documents are available in German only.
Doktoratsordnung (english translation)


Approved Thesis Templates

The approved thesis templates in English and German with the correct texts for the title page and first inside page can be found here

Publication of the PhD Thesis

The publication process after the defense can be found here


Planning to write a paper, your thesis proposal, your PhD thesis? Please be aware of this important information on plagiarism.

Fact sheet on plagiarism

Drop petition with doctor's attestation (Prüfungsabmeldegesuch mit Arztzeugnis)

This concerns examinations of modules as well as proposal and thesis defenses. The process is handled by the Dean's Office. Please inform your IfI PhD program coordinator first.