How to apply for the doctoral program



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All applications for the doctoral program in photonics must be done using the Abbe School of Photonics' Online Application System. Application procedure details and required documents are provided in the online application system.



Please note that we cannot accept applications via post or email.



Application schedule deadlines

Generally, there are no strict deadlines to apply for a position as a doctoral candidate. Detailed information about application schedules can be found in the description of open calls. An application can be accompanied by one's own project suggestion at any time. Further, information about scholarships for doctoral students can be found here. Feel free to contact the ASP administration team for assistance if you wish to apply for a particular scholarship.